Valois leads qualifiers in US Mid-Amateur

Brad Valois of Warwick, R.I., shot a 3-under 68 on Sunday at Conway Farms to take qualifying medallist honors in the U.S. Mid-Amateur.

The 25-year-old Warwick had a 1-under 141 total after opening with a 73 on Saturday at the Knollwood Club. The top 64 players advanced to match play at Conway Farms in the event limited to players 25 or older.

Todd White of Spartanburg, S.C., was a stroke back after a 72 at Knollwood.