Ducks’ Martin Qualifies for U.S. Open

Oregon men’s golf coach Casey Martin qualified for the U.S. Open on Monday. Martin shot six-under par through two rounds at a qualifying event at Emerald Valley Golf Club in Creswell.

This is the second major tournament for which Martin has qualified in his career. He was a part of the 1998 U.S. Open field, which was held as this year’s site, The Olympic Club in San Francisco. Martin finished tied for 23rd in the ’98 Open.