13-Year Old Patrick Welch Wins Morning Round, Loses Afternoon at RI Amateur

Ken Bell

kbell@abc6.com

13-year old Patrick Welch defeated Jim Colucci 5 and 4 in the morning round at the RI Amateur Golf Championship at Quidnessett Country Club.  However, Welch would fall in in the round of 16 to last year's runner-up Jamison Randall, 4 and 3.

Brad Valois was among the others advancing the Friday's quarterfinals.