24 Aug '11, 12am

A 3 1/2-hour rain delay Tuesday has thrown the @USAmateur into a weird limbo. For now, at least:

A 3 1/2-hour rain delay Tuesday has thrown the @USAmateur into a weird limbo. For now, at least:

ERIN, Wis. – Not much has been resolved after the first two days of the U.S. Amateur. A 3 1/2-hour rain delay pushed back starting times Tuesday, jumbled the schedule of events and left much uncertainty. The medalists have yet to be named. The Walker Cup selection still looms large. The main course, Erin Hills, the longest course in U.S. Golf Association history, is eminently playable. But the match-play field won’t be set until midday Wednesday, and the wait, at least for some, will be excruciating. Said Alabama sophomore Cory Whitsett, who shot 68 Tuesday and will advance to match play: “I’m just glad to be done.” Must be nice. The final groups began their second rounds at Erin Hills around 6 p.m. CDT under darkening skies, meaning only a handful of opening-round matches will actually be completed Wednesday. The second round of stroke-play qualifying was delayed 3 hours,...

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