Traverse City Record-Eagle


August 7, 2013

Scott Strickland wins GAM

BIRMINGHAM — Scott Strickland shot a final round 8-under par 64 Tuesday to win the 92nd GAM Championship at Birmingham Country Club.

Strickland, who started Tuesday’s round with an eagle and birdie, won by six strokes for his first major amateur title.

Strickland finished with a 54-hole total of 208. Ann Arbor’s Casey Baker was at 214 after firing a final round 71.

Kentwood’s Tom Werkmeister, the Michigan Open champion earlier this summer, shot 70 and finished third at 215.

Gaylord’s Alex Dombrowski came in at 225 (76-75-74) and Traverse City’s Andrew Chapman at 227 (72-74-81).



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