Tucsonan Armen Dirtadian was left in the dust yesterday by the younger Michael Lawrence, at the Arizona State Amateur Golf Tournament at the Raven Golf Course in Tucson on July 24, 1997. Photo by Kevin Lee / Arizona Daily Star

Kevin Lee / Arizona Daily Star

The scorecard of the Palo Verde High grad: a varsity golf career at the UA, seven Pima County Amateur championships, Tucson City Amateur titles in 1984, 1985, 2001 and 2002 and seven berths in the U.S. Public Links championships. 

Sports columnist for the Arizona Daily Star.