FILE PHOTO: Would possibly 10, 2019; Dallas, TX, USA; Tony Romo smiles after chipping onto the 9th inexperienced all through the second one spherical of the AT&T Byron Nelson golfing match at Trinity Woodland Golfing Membership. Necessary Credit score: Ray Carlin-USA TODAY Sports activities
Tony Romo failed Monday in his quest to qualify for the U.S. Open.
3 days after the previous Dallas Cowboys quarterback ignored the minimize on the AT&T Byron Nelson in Dallas, his 3rd PGA Excursion match, Romo failed to transport on at a neighborhood U.S. Open qualifier at TPC Craig Ranch in McKinney, Texas.
He shot a Three-over-par 74 on Monday — 4 strokes upper than the minimize line to advance.
Romo has performed 3 PGA occasions by means of sponsor exemptions, one thing the U.S. Open does no longer hand out. The 39-year-old retired NFL celebrity has attempted repeatedly to qualify, advancing to sectional qualifying in 2010, when he withdrew whilst nonetheless an lively participant within the NFL offseason.
The present CBS NFL analyst advised ESPN that he’ll attempt to play subsequent within the Mid-Novice and Northeast Novice over the summer time. He additionally hopes to play the American Century Championship at Stateline, Nev., in July, a match he gained final yr.
—Box Degree Media