Southwestern Amateur

Official Page of the Southwestern Amateur at Desert Mountain in Scottsdale, AZ. Since its founding in 1915, the Southwestern Amateur has developed a stellar reputation as a high-quality competition for the nation’s top players.

The longest running regional amateur tournament in the western United States, the tournament has been played at a variety of sites in Arizona, California, Texas, Nevada, New Mexico and across the border in Juarez, Mexico, on an annual basis. Past winners of the Southwestern Amateur include past and present PGA Tour stars Craig Stadler (1975), Jay Haas (1976), Mark O’Meara (1980), Corey Pavin (1981

Operating as usual

[09/08/21]   Congratulations to three former participants in the Southwestern Amateur for obtaining their PGA tour cards for the next season.
Sahith Theegala ( Pepperdine) played in 2015 and 2016. Max McGreevy ( Oklahoma) planed in 2013 where he was the runner-up, and 2014. Brandon Wu played in 2015 and 2016. Good luck to all of them!! #SWAmateur

Photos from Southwestern Amateur's post 06/19/2021

Leader groups are now on the course in the final round of the #SWAmteur at Desert Mountain Club Outlaw Golf Course!!

LIVE SCORING:
https://swga.net/tournament-results

Photos from Southwestern Amateur's post 06/17/2021

The fight to make the cut is ON! 🥊 The Top 40 and ties will advance to tomorrow’s third round of the 106th Southwestern Amateur🏜

📊Live scoring: https://swga.net/tournament-results

Photos from Southwestern Amateur's post 06/17/2021

🖊 History in the making.... Day 2 of the 106th Southwestern Am sees Nicole Whiston one stroke up atop the leaderboard after the turn.

📊Click for live scoring: https://swga.net/tournament-results

FIELD LIST & PAIRINGS | Southwestern Amateur Golf Tournament 06/16/2021

FIELD LIST & PAIRINGS | Southwestern Amateur Golf Tournament

The 2021 Southwestern Amateur starts tomorrow at Desert Mountain Club Outlaw Golf Course!!

Round 1 Pairings:
https://swga.net/field-list-pairings

FIELD LIST & PAIRINGS | Southwestern Amateur Golf Tournament Congratulations to the players that have been selected to play in this year's tournament. Please follow the links below to see the men's and women's player lists for 2021. If you have been confirmed to play through our entry process and your...

Arizona sweeps titles at 2021 Pac-12 Men's Golf Championships 04/29/2021

Arizona sweeps titles at 2021 Pac-12 Men's Golf Championships

Congrats to #SWAmateur Alum Brad Reeves who captured the Pac-12 Conference individual title, while helping his team University of Arizona captured the men’s team title!

https://pac-12.com/article/2021/04/28/arizona-sweeps-titles-2021-pac-12-mens-golf-championships

Arizona sweeps titles at 2021 Pac-12 Men's Golf Championships Arizona sweeps titles at 2021 Pac-12 Men's Golf Championships

Past Winners | haskinsaward 05/16/2020

Past Winners | haskinsaward

Congrats to Sahith Theegala winning the 2020 Fred Haskins award! Sahith participated in the 2015 and 2016 #SWAmateur!!

https://www.haskinsaward.com/past-winners

Past Winners | haskinsaward Pepperdine University senior Sahith Theegala became the first Wave to win the 50th annual Fred Haskins Award. He was the top-ranked player in the nation by both Golfstat and Golfweek/Sagarin. In eight tournaments this season, he won twice and posted a school-record 69.04 scoring average. He had si.....

Timeline Photos 04/01/2020

Unfortunately, we are choosing to cancel this year's Southwestern Amateur at the Desert Mountain Club due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, we will look forward to the 2021 amateur to be played the week of June 14, 2021.

Unfortunately, we are choosing to cancel this year's Southwestern Amateur at the Desert Mountain Club due to the coronavirus pandemic. However, we will look forward to the 2021 amateur to be played the week of June 14, 2021.

Arizona Men's Golf on Twitter 03/08/2020

Arizona Men's Golf on Twitter

2018 SWA Alum Trevor Werbylo led his Wildcats to a top 5 finish at this year's Cabo Collegiate with an individual T7 (-4) finish.

Arizona Men's Golf on Twitter “The Cats locked down another Top 5 finish today in Cabo, while @thereal_Twerbs secured his 5th Top 10 of the season. 📰 | https://t.co/CBONRl40HY #BearDown”

08/06/2019

Congrats to 2013 #SWAmateur Champion J.T. Poston on his 1st PGA TOUR victory at the Wyndham Championship last weekend!!

1st PGA Tour winner to go BOGEY-FREE in 45 years!! #pgatour #liveunderpar #golf #WyndhamChamp #azgolf #arizonagolf #desertmountain Desert Mountain Club (📸= PGA Tour)

Congrats to 2013 #SWAmateur Champion J.T. Poston on his 1st PGA TOUR victory at the Wyndham Championship last weekend!!

1st PGA Tour winner to go BOGEY-FREE in 45 years!! #pgatour #liveunderpar #golf #WyndhamChamp #azgolf #arizonagolf #desertmountain Desert Mountain Club (📸= PGA Tour)

2019 Southwestern Amateur Final Round/Awards 06/17/2019

2019 Southwestern Amateur Final Round/Awards

2019 Southwestern Amateur Round 3 06/17/2019

2019 Southwestern Amateur Round 3

2019 Southwestern Amateur Round 3

06/15/2019

Your 2019 Southwestern Amateur Champion, Hunter Ostrom

Your 2019 Southwestern Amateur Champion, Hunter Ostrom

104th Southwestern Amateur Event Portal :: Tournament Results 06/15/2019

104th Southwestern Amateur Event Portal :: Tournament Results

13 holes complete for the leaders. 5 more to go.

Current #SWAmateur leaderboard:

1. Hunter Ostrom (-15)
2. Gavin Cohen (-11)
3. AJ Ott (-10)
T4. Jamie Cheatham
T4. Ignacio Arcaya

📲https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/2047207

104th Southwestern Amateur Event Portal :: Tournament Results

06/15/2019

Battle for the🏆

Final round➡️ golfgenius.com/pages/2047207

#SWAmateur

Battle for the🏆

Final round➡️ golfgenius.com/pages/2047207

#SWAmateur

104th Southwestern Amateur Event Portal :: Tournament Results 06/14/2019

104th Southwestern Amateur Event Portal :: Tournament Results

‪Leaderboard after 54:‬

‪1. Hunter Ostrom (-11)‬
‪2. Gavin Cohen (-10)‬
‪3. Ignacio Arcaya (-9)‬
‪T4. Christian Banke (-8)‬
‪T4. AJ Ott (-8)‬
‪6. Jamie Cheatham (-6)‬

‪Full leaderboard: golfgenius.com/pages/2047207‬

‪#SWAmateur‬

104th Southwestern Amateur Event Portal :: Tournament Results

Photos from Southwestern Amateur's post 06/14/2019

‪Round 1: 6️⃣6️⃣‬
‪Round 2: 6️⃣5️⃣‬
‪Round 3: 6️⃣8️⃣‬

‪At 1️⃣1️⃣-under, Hunter Ostrom holds the lead by 1 after round 3.

➡️ https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/2047207

104th Southwestern Amateur Event Portal :: Tournament Results 06/14/2019

104th Southwestern Amateur Event Portal :: Tournament Results

It’s moving day➡️ https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/2047207 #SWAmateur

104th Southwestern Amateur Event Portal :: Tournament Results

Untitled Album 06/14/2019

Southwestern Amateur Round 3

Southwestern Amateur Round 3

06/13/2019

Leaderboard after 36:

1. Hunter Ostrom (-9)
2. Christian Banke (-8)
T3. Newport Laparojkit (-7)
T3. AJ Ott (-7)
T3. Ignacio Arcaya (-6)
T6. Ryggs Johnston (-6)
T6. Jamie Cheatham (-6)

Full leaderboard: https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/2047207

#SWAmateur

Leaderboard after 36:

1. Hunter Ostrom (-9)
2. Christian Banke (-8)
T3. Newport Laparojkit (-7)
T3. AJ Ott (-7)
T3. Ignacio Arcaya (-6)
T6. Ryggs Johnston (-6)
T6. Jamie Cheatham (-6)

Full leaderboard: https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/2047207

#SWAmateur

06/13/2019

‪🚨ACE ALERT🚨 ‬

Hunter Ostrom with a hole-in-one from 181 yards on No.2️⃣ at Desert Mountain Club

Scoring➡️ https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/2047207

‪🚨ACE ALERT🚨 ‬

Hunter Ostrom with a hole-in-one from 181 yards on No.2️⃣ at Desert Mountain Club

Scoring➡️ https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/2047207

104th Southwestern Amateur: Sedeno takes lead with 64 06/13/2019

104th Southwestern Amateur: Sedeno takes lead with 64

Joshua Sedeno cards a 64 for a two-stroke lead after #SWAmateur

104th Southwestern Amateur: Sedeno takes lead with 64 Joshua Sedeno of Roseville, Calif. shot a 6-under 64 to take the first round lead at the Desert Mountain Club

Southwestern Amateur Round 1 06/13/2019

Southwestern Amateur Round 1

06/12/2019

‪See how the field fared after 18➡️ https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/2047207‬

‪#SWAmateur‬

‪See how the field fared after 18➡️ https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/2047207‬

‪#SWAmateur‬

06/12/2019

Sedano turns in 30 on the front nine and is in the the solo lead #SWAmateur

Sedano turns in 30 on the front nine and is in the the solo lead #SWAmateur

06/12/2019

Round 1 of the #SWAmateur is in action from Desert Mountain Club

Live scoring📲 https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/2047205

Round 1 of the #SWAmateur is in action from Desert Mountain Club

Live scoring📲 https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/2047205

104th Southwestern Amateur Event Portal :: Tee Sheets 06/12/2019

104th Southwestern Amateur Event Portal :: Tee Sheets

It all starts TOMORROW!! Who’s ready to watch some GREAT #GOLF at the #SWAmateur!?! We sure are 🙋‍♂️!! Let’s bring on the birdies 🐦 and eagles 🦅 at Desert Mountain Club Cochise Course!!

ROUND 1 PAIRINGS:
https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/2047205

104th Southwestern Amateur Event Portal :: Tee Sheets

06/11/2019

swga.net

Only 2️⃣ days until the start of the #SWAmateur at Desert Mountain Club!! Did you know the championship has been around since 1️⃣9️⃣1️⃣5️⃣!!!

SW AMATEUR HISTORY:
https://swga.net/about-us

swga.net

06/09/2019

We are only 3️⃣ days away from Round 1 of the #SWAmateur at Desert Mountain Club!! One of the top Arizona players in the field includes 2018 Arizona Golf Association Player of the Year Adam Walicki!! (📸= AGA) #golf #arizonagolf #scottsdalegolf #desertmountain #amateur #golfscottsdale #amateurgolf

We are only 3️⃣ days away from Round 1 of the #SWAmateur at Desert Mountain Club!! One of the top Arizona players in the field includes 2018 Arizona Golf Association Player of the Year Adam Walicki!! (📸= AGA) #golf #arizonagolf #scottsdalegolf #desertmountain #amateur #golfscottsdale #amateurgolf

05/10/2019

There’s more than 10 AZ natives in the 2019 #SWAmateur at Desert Mountain Club including University of Wyoming senior Dan Starzinski!!

There’s more than 10 AZ natives in the 2019 #SWAmateur at Desert Mountain Club including University of Wyoming senior Dan Starzinski!!

05/06/2019

swga.net

The 2019 #SWAmateur field has been posted on the Southwestern Amateur website!!

2019 SW Amateur Field:
https://swga.net/field-list-pairings

swga.net

Tanigawa eagles 18th to win PURE Insurance Championship 10/02/2018

Tanigawa eagles 18th to win PURE Insurance Championship

Congrats to Ken Tanigawa for his victory at the PURE Insurance Championship Impacting The First Tee at Pebble Beach Resorts, by making an eagle on the 18th hole at Pebble Beach to jump over 2 other competitors. This is Ken’s first year on the PGA TOUR Champions after turning professional last year at age 50. He has been a frequent participant in the Southwestern, always making the top 25. He is a good friend and advisor to the Southwestern.

https://www.pgatour.com/champions/daily-wrapup/2018/09/30/ken-tanigawa-eagles-18th-to-win-pure-insurance-championship.html

Tanigawa eagles 18th to win PURE Insurance Championship PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. -- Ken Tanigawa made a 35-foot eagle putt on the par-5 18th at Pebble Beach to win the PURE Insurance Championship on Sunday for his first PGA TOUR Champions title.

2018 Southwestern Amateur - Final Round 06/17/2018

103rd Southwestern Amateur Championship - Final

103nd Southwestern Amateur Championship - Final Round

Desert Mountain Club - Cochise Course

June 13-16, 2018 - Michael Jordan Photography

06/17/2018

Congrats to 2018 Southwestern Amateur Champion Wells Padgett, of Wichita, Kansas. Padgett, who just finished his freshman year on the Auburn Men's Golf team, defeated defending champion Jino Sohn on the 2nd playoff hole, on the Cochise Course at Desert Mountain Club.

SW Amateur website, with recap and scores: www.swga.net

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Starting Day Two
Jino Sohn Sets to Tee Off on One

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