Oregon Amateur crowns champions

Updated: July 2, 2018

Robbie Ziegler (Portland, Ore.) and Ellie Slama (Salem, Ore.) won their respective titles at the 109th Oregon Amateur Championship, while Lara Tennant (Portland, Ore.) won her second-consecutive Oregon Senior Women’s Amateur title at Bend Golf Club in Bend, Ore. The Men’s and Women’s Championship matches consisted of 36-holes, while the Senior Women’s final match was 18-holes.

Ziegler, 28, defeated Spencer Tibbits (Vancouver, Wash.), rising sophomore at Oregon State University, by a final score of 2&1. Ziegler is a former star golfer at the University of Oregon, who previously won the Oregon Junior Amateur in 2006.

In the Women’s Amateur final, Slama, the rising sophomore from Oregon State, played against Jessica Young (Wedderburn, Ore.), the recent graduate of the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.