Lipscomb's Dawson Armstrong struggled to a 75 Tuesday at Riviera but a first-round 68 Monday at Bel-Air was enough for him to tie for 49 and earn the No. 50 seed.
All match-play encounters will be played at the famed Riviera Country Club over the next five days culminating in a 36 hole final on Sunday.
The top 64 players from stroke play are placed in brackets for match play beginning today at Riviera. Winners in the Round of 64 will immediately be paired up for the Round of 32 later today. That was good enough to tie for third for the 36 holes of stroke play among the field of 312 golfers. The weeklong event is being played at the Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, California and Bel-Air Country Club in Los Angeles, California.
Virginia Tech golfer Mark Lawrence Jr. posted a two-round total of 3-under 137 on Tuesday and tied for sixth place in stroke play at the 2017 U.S. Amateur Golf Championship.
Tereshko had punched his ticket to the U.S. Amateur as the medalist at a qualifier on July 17 at Coldstream Country Club in Cincinnati.
With the complete Round of 64 seedings still yet to be determined, Jeansonne is set to face Charleston Southern's Arthur Griffin on Wednesday at 11:20 a.m. CT, while Burns battles Australian Shae Wools-Cobb at 1:40 p.m. CT and Barbaree rounds out the trio against Florida's Will Zalatoris at 2:30 p.m. CT. After narrowly missing the opportunity to take one of the world's most prestigious amateur titles seven weeks ago, he gets another chance over the next few days.