DURHAM, N.C. -- Julian Suri, a 2013 Duke graduate, fell 2&1 to Zachary Olsen Wednesday in the opening round of match play at the 113th U.S. Amateur at The Country Club in Brookline, Mass.
Suri jumped out early with a birdie on No. 1 but Olsen responded to win the next three holes to go 2-up after four holes of play. The two players matched each other over the next four holes before Suri carded victories on No. 9, No. 10 and No. 11 to take a one-hole advantage.
Olsen squared the match with a par on No. 12 and added another win on the par 4 14th hole. Suri responded with a birdie on the par 4 15th hole only to see Olsen match him. Olsen capped off the back-and-forth match with a birdie on No. 17 for the 2&1 victory.
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