Scott Thomas set a goal and it was to make it match play in the 63rd U.S. Senior Amateur Championship.
Thomas, 59, of Chesterfield, achieved his goal. He has reached the Round of 64.
So did Andy Fogarty, of Ballwin. Fogarty shot a 148. He shot rounds of 75 and 73.
Thomas shot a 151 in the two-day stroke play competition at The Minikahda Club in Minneapolis. His rounds were 75 and 76.
Match play begins Monday (Aug. 28).
Thomas will play Buzz Fly, of Memphis, Tenn. Fly shot a 144 in stroke play.
Fogarty will play John Fisher, of Collierville, Tenn. Fisher ended stroke play with a 148.
David Brown, of Ligonier, Pa., posted a 2-under-par round of 70 on Sunday for a 6-under total of 138 to earn medalist honors in the tournament.