Boise State’s Travis wins U.S. Open local qualifier

Ty Travis of Eagle advanced Monday to U.S. Open sectional qualifying. The former Bronco shot a 3-under-par 69 at The Club at SpurWing to earn medalist honors at the Treasure Valley qualifier. Chris Killmer of Bellingham, Wash., grabbed the second available spot. He shot 70 and birdied the fourth playoff hole to edge Eric Ansett of Spokane. Travis and Killmer will play in the sectional qualifier June 8 at Tumble Creek Club in Cle Elum, Wash.