Nagy, Kurncz in 2014 USHO Field

NGAWire® | 24Jul14

The NGA is proud to announce that two of its members, Karl Nagy (Simpsonville, SC) and Andy Kurncz (Fenton, MI), have qualified for the 2014 US Hickory Open.

This year the USHO will be conducted at the CC of Asheville (Donald Ross, 1928) in Asheville, NC. The tournament dates are August 14-16, 2014.

The US Hickory Open is one of the major championships of the Society of Hickory Golfers (SoHG), along with the Mountain Valley Hickory Open, Southern Hickory Four Ball Championship, Belvedere Hickory Open and Mid Pines Hickory Open.

Nagy and Kurncz are past major champions, both victorious at the prestigious TPC, however are still looking for their first hickory major title.

Nagy’s round one tee time is 8:56am, playing with Tim Flynn (Lexington, KY) and Breck Speed (Little Rock, AR). Kurncz follows him at 9:04am, playing with Jonathan Hyman (Conway, SC) and Matt Dodds (Williston, VT).

This will be the third hickory major event for Nagy, Kurncz will be playing his second.

Karl Nagy

Event Finish Score
2013 MVHO 20-T 176
2013 Mid Pines 23-T 175

Andy Kurncz

Event Finish Score
2013 MVHO 27-T 190