August 20, 2010 12:00 AM

Just getting to U.S. Am can cost big dollars

For many golfers, simply getting to University Place for the 110th United States Amateur championship next week will come at a steep price. How steep? “Two-thousand for plane tickets and a hotel room,” Stanford University golfer Joseph Bramlett said. “It’s not cheap.” “Five thousand,” University Place’s Andrew Putnam said, “if you’re bringing in family.”

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