17, of Barrington, Rhode Island, defeated Bill Heim of New Franken, Wisconsin,
1 up, to win the championship at Singletree Golf Club in Edwards, Colorado.
Quigley became the 40th golfer to win the Junior Amateur. No one has repeated
Jr., of La Jolla, California, earned the qualifying medal with a 36-hole
total of one-under-par 141, two strokes better than Quigley, Scott Peterson
of Englewood, Colorado and Jack O'Keefe of Little Rock, Arkansas.
won the first three holes of the final, but Heim cut the margin to two
holes when Quigley lost the 14th when he three-putted and led by only
one hole. Quigley bogeyed the 11th.
played cautiously down the stretch and parred the final two holes to preserve
the win. The USGA accepted a record 2,349 entries for the championship.