Augustan advances to U.S. Amateur semifinals

Augustan Patrick Reed closed out Canada's Graham Hill with a par on No. 15 today to win his U.S. Amateur quarterfinal match, 4 and 3, at Pinehurst No. 2. Reed, a University of Georgia freshman, advances to play Danny Lee, who defeated Morgan Hoffman, 4 and 3.

Reed and Lee will face off in the semifinals at 9:15 Saturday morning. The winner of their match qualifies for the 2009 Masters Tournament.

In the other semifinal match, Adam Mitchell will play Drew Kittelson at 9 a.m. Saturday. Mitchell is Reed's teammate on the Bulldog squad.



Savannah River Site resumes normal activity

A suspicious item was discovered Wednesday afternoon at the Savannah River National Laboratory which prompted emergency responseactivities.

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