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.