MSGA JUNIOR AMATEUR:Better putting helps Truslow claim title

Posted by: MBR on Thu Aug 4th, 2011 7:02 am
MSGA JUNIOR AMATEUR CHAMPIONSHIP: Better putting helps Truslow claim titleBY AUSTIN POLLACK Portland Press HeraldCUMBERLAND -- Austen Truslow took a two-stroke lead into the final hole of the Maine Junior Amateur Championship on Wednesday at Val Halla Golf Course. On 18, he made a 12-foot putt for birdie, pumped his fist, and claimed the Maine Junior Amateur Championship."Fortunately, I made my birdie putt and it just ended there," he said. "It was a great fight."Truslow shot a 2-under round of 70 to finish the tournament at 3-under par.Malcolm Oliver, of Wawenock, finished second at even par and Joe Walp of Falmouth Country Club was six strokes back.for full story ... 08-03.html