Boswell, who lives in Jamestown, won 13 Carolinas Golf Association Championships, third highest in CGA history. He didn’t start playing golf until several years after college, winning his first tournament in 1978. He won the inaugural Carolinas Mid-Amateur in 1981 and won it four more times thereafter. Boswell has won CGA championships in five different decades. He has competed in 11 national amateur tournaments conducted by United States Golf Association. In 2009, he was recognized as the PGA Senior Amateur player of the year.