Former Saint Mary’s golfer Ben Geyer defeated Jeff Murphy 4&3 this morning to advance to the semifinals of the 110th Annual NCGA Amateur Match Play Championship at Spyglass Hill Golf Course in Pebble Beach, Calif.
Geyer will face top-seeded Alex Franklin this afternoon at 12:30 p.m. The final round is scheduled for tomorrow morning at 7 a.m.
Senior Cody Robinson dropped his quarterfinal match today 3&2 to Franklin, who took medalist honors in the 36-hole stroke play competition that determined the match play field. He was one of five former and current Gaels to advance to match play competition – joining Jonathan De Los Reyes, Alex Bungert and incoming freshman Hunter Rappleye.