Golfer Bartley Forrester – Men’s Golf – Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
Featured by Georgia Power, Andy Demetra catches up with golfer Bartley Forrester
Featured by Georgia Power, Andy Demetra catches up with junior golfer Bartley Forrester, preparing to play in his first US Amateur next week in Oakmont, PA. Forrester was the first substitute for the final qualifier in Milton, Ga, but was given a spot to join the field of 312 players. The Gainesville, Ga. Native shares how he learned about his invitation and his spring season with the Yellow Jackets.
The last two American amateur champions have come from Georgia Tech – Andy Ogletree in 2019 and Tyler Strafaci in 2020.
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