September 2, 2014
RENO - Reno's Stuart Smith has qualified for a spot in the PGA Championship.
Smith finished tied for 14th place at the PGA Professional National Championship on Wednesday. He closed with a three-under par final round to make the cut.
Smith is one of 20 PGA Professionals to qualify for the PGA Championship, which runs August 8-11 at Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, N.Y. It's the final major championship on the PGA Tour. He played in the same event back in 2011.
Smith is the Director of Golf at Somersett in northwest Reno.