Hudson graduate Will Kurtz placed fourth with a 2-over-par 146 (74-72) in the boys' age 13-to-18 division at a Northern Ohio PGA Junior Golf sectional qualifier.
The two-day qualifier concluded June 20 at Shady Hollow Country Club in Massillon.
The top two golfers in the boys' 13-18 age division advanced to Nationals.
Ken Keller of Youngstown won with a 5-under-par 139 (67-72) and Brian Terlesky was the runner-up with a 1-over-par 145 (73-72).
Terlesky defeated Clinton resident Miles DeMuesy (145, 74-71) on the first playoff hole to advance.