16-year-old Blades Brown beats Bobby Jones' 103-year U.S. Amateur record.
Blade Brown, 16, broke Bobby Jones' 103-year-old U.S. Amateur record.
Brown shot two eagles, eight birdies, and four bogeys on Tuesday at Cherry Hills Country Club in Colorado for the 2023 U.S.
the 2023 U.S. Amateur.He co-medaled in the Tennessee U.S. Amateur qualifier last month.
The teenager qualified for Colorado after shooting 65 and 62 at Franklin Bridge Golf Club.
His mother, former WNBA standout Rhonda Blades Brown, gave him athletic genes.
Rhonda hit the first three-pointer in 1997.
She started as point guard for Vanderbilt and the Liberty.
Her clutch gene passed on to her son, but he couldn't go all the way in Cherry Hills.
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