January 25, 2015
RENO, Nev. - Former Wolf Pack golfer Scott Smith has a big challenge on the horizon: the U.S. Open at Olympic Club in San Francisco.
Smith gained entry to golf's second major through a USGA sectional qualifier in northern California. Smith schot a 7-under-137 at Lake Merced Golf Club and TPC At Harding Park in Daly City, California.
The Fallon High graduate is playing for the memory of Adam Perazzo. The 22-year-old Perazzo, a family friend, died in a climbing accident earlier this month. Smith and Perazzo played sports together growing up.
The U.S. Open is June 14-17 in San Francisco.