SUGAR GROVE, Ill. (Aug. 6, 2015) … Charlie Danielson of Osceola, Wisconsin, shot a 1-under 71 to claim the third round lead Thursday at the 2015 Western Amateur at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove, Illinois.

Danielson, a senior at the University of Illinois, was one stroke back of leader Dawson Armstrong when the round began and recovered from a triple bogey on No. 10 to post the third’s second-lowest score.


Armstrong now trails by a single shot with Australia Harrison Endycott and University of South Carolina standout Will Starke rounding out the top four.

The final round of stroke play began at 12 p.m. and will determine which 16 players advance to the match play segment of the Western Amateur.