Aug. 23, 2010
Henley and Swafford gained slots by virtue of playing in the U.S. Open, while English qualified earlier this month in a tournament in Dahlonega.
The first two rounds will be stroke-play qualifying. English will tee off at 4 p.m. Monday and 11:45 a.m. on Tuesday, while Henley will tee off at 11:45 a.m. and 5 p.m., respectively, and Swafford will start at 11:05 a.m. and 4:20 p.m.The tournament will end with match play.
Sixteen of the top 35 players, including six of the top 10, in the Golfweek/amateurgolf.com rankings, are in the field, including Henley at No. 7.
The Golf Channel will televise the first three rounds from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. The Golf Channel also will show the quarterfinals on Friday from 1-3 p.m. NBC will televise the semifinals from 4-6 p.m. on Saturday and the 36-hole final from 4-6 p.m. on Sunday.
At par-71, 7,742 yards, Chambers Bay is the longest course in USGA history.