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WINN & HUNTER LEAD AFTER ROUND 1

Harlan & Hunter both fire 67 to co-lead after Round 1

MONTGOMERY, AL – First round results of the 17st Alabama State Match Play Championship of the Alabama Golf Association hosted by Wynlakes Golf & Country Club in Montgomery, AL on Thursday, August 3, 2017 (6865 yards, par 36-36—72, 73.1/126).

Harlan Winn of Birmingham & Wesley Hunter of Mobile both shot a five-under 67 to share a one-shot lead at Wynlakes Golf & Country Club.

Defending Champion Bo Hayes of Southside shot a 69 (-3) and 2017 Alabama State Amateur Champion Taylor Eyster of Birmingham shot a first round 68 (-4).

18 players are under par through the first 18 holes with the field average score of 75.5. The low 16 scores after 36 holes of stroke play will advance to match play.

Alabama State Match Play Championship is open to any male amateur golfer who is a legal resident of Alabama, is a member in good standing of a club which is a member of the Alabama Golf Association (AGA) and has an active GHIN® USGA Handicap Index® at an AGA member club that does not exceed 8.4.

For more information on the Alabama Men’s State Amateur Championship including hole-by-hole scoring and round two starting times please visit:http://www.alabamagolf.org or https://www.ghintpp.com/bamagolf/TPPOnlineScoring/ResultsStroke.aspx?id=342.

This championship is conducted by the Alabama Golf Association.

First Round Results

Place

 

Competitor

Score

T1

 

Wesley Hunter, Mobile , Ala.

35-32--67  (-5)

T1

 

Harlan Winn, Birmingham, Ala.

33-34--67  (-5)

T3

 

Clay Guerin, Hoover, Ala.

33-35--68  (-4)

T3

 

Jeff Taylor, Montgomery, Ala.

35-33--68  (-4)

T3

 

Scott Cornette, Montgomery, Ala.

36-32--68  (-4)

T3

 

Taylor Eyster, Birmingham, Ala.

30-38--68  (-4)

T7

 

Vic Kyatt III, Birmingham, Ala.

35-34--69  (-3)

T7

 

Crawford Flach, Birmingham, Ala.

37-32--69  (-3)

T7

 

Bo Hayes, Southside, Ala.

35-34--69  (-3)

T7

 

Calum Masters, Headland, Ala.

35-34--69  (-3)

T7

 

Corey Ray, Boaz, Ala.

31-38--69  (-3)

T12

 

Matthew Gourgeot, Decatur, Ala.

36-34--70  (-2)

T12

 

John Hayden, Birmingham , Ala.

37-33--70  (-2)

T12

 

Jake Tiffin, Hartselle, Ala.

32-38--70  (-2)

T12

 

Brandon Griffin, Birmingham, Ala.

34-36--70  (-2)

T16

 

Robbie Cotten, Brewton, Ala.

32-39--71  (-1)

T16

 

Jason Tate, Owens Cross Roads, Ala.

35-36--71  (-1)

T16

 

Jason Smith, Hoover , Ala.

38-33--71  (-1)

T19

 

Jake DeZoort, Tuscaloosa, Ala.

37-35--72  (Even)

T19

 

Matt Johnson, Dothan, Ala.

38-34--72  (Even)

T19

 

Robby Prater, Birmingham, Ala.

37-35--72  (Even)

T19

 

Connor Reid, Opelika, Ala.

36-36--72  (Even)

T19

 

Jack Goldasich, Birmingham, Ala.

36-36--72  (Even)

T19

 

Owen Burt, Millbrook , Ala.

36-36--72  (Even)

T25

 

Robert Nelson, Fairhope, Ala.

39-34--73  (+1)

T25

 

John Snoddy, Birmingham, Ala.

37-36--73  (+1)

T25

 

Cody O'Toole, Oneonta, Ala.

33-40--73  (+1)

T25

 

Sam Murphy, Decatur, Ala.

37-36--73  (+1)

T25

 

Varun Yerramsetti, Vestavia Hills, Ala.

38-35--73  (+1)

T30

 

Scott Gilreath, Montgomery, Ala.

36-38--74  (+2)

T30

 

Joey Holley, Troy, Ala.

38-36--74  (+2)

T30

 

Lew Mitchell, Dothan, Ala.

35-39--74  (+2)

T30

 

Blake Schambeau, Hoover, Ala.

37-37--74  (+2)

T30

 

Seth Foshee, Bridgeport , Ala.

36-38--74  (+2)

T30

 

Ryan Till, Montgomery , Ala.

38-36--74  (+2)

T36

 

Nicholas Welden, Birmingham, Ala.

38-37--75  (+3)

T36

 

Atharv Argade, Deatsville, Ala.

36-39--75  (+3)

T36

 

Erich Egui, Hoover, Ala.

35-40--75  (+3)

T36

 

Thomas Luther, Hoover, Ala.

38-37--75  (+3)

T40

 

Sheldon Statkewicz, Mobile, Ala.

40-36--76  (+4)

T40

 

Nicholas Cortez, Hoover, Ala.

38-38--76  (+4)

T40

 

Brett Batchelor, Madison, Ala.

39-37--76  (+4)

T40

 

Harrison Mink, Birmingham, Ala.

37-39--76  (+4)

T40

 

Hank Lamberth, Alexander City, Ala.

39-37--76  (+4)

T40

 

J. Michael Riley, Mobile, Ala.

40-36--76  (+4)

T46

 

Thomas Iturbe, Mobile, Ala.

37-40--77  (+5)

T46

 

Richard Douglas, Birmingham, Ala.

39-38--77  (+5)

T46

 

Richard Schmidt, Birmingham, Ala.

40-37--77  (+5)

T46

 

Lance Evans, Oxford, Ala.

41-36--77  (+5)

T46

 

Luke Chitty, Birmingham, Ala.

34-43--77  (+5)

T51

 

Collin McCrary, Troy, Ala.

41-38--79  (+7)

T51

 

Justin Pratt, Pelham, Ala.

39-40--79  (+7)

T51

 

Sam Prater, Birmingham, Ala.

43-36--79  (+7)

T51

 

Jordan Hartsell, Hartselle, Ala.

41-38--79  (+7)

T51

 

Jeramy Woody, Auburn, Ala.

39-40--79  (+7)

T51

 

Blakely Burrow, Birmingham, Ala.

39-40--79  (+7)

T51

 

Hamp Andrews, Daphne, Ala.

41-38--79  (+7)

58

 

Cole Skaggs, Fort  Payne, Ala.

38-42--80  (+8)

T59

 

Alex Balog, Millbrook, Ala.

39-42--81  (+9)

T59

 

Walker Grant, Montgomery, Ala.

41-40--81  (+9)

T59

 

Blake Batchelor, Madison, Ala.

41-40--81  (+9)

T59

 

Tanner Tabor, Hoover, Ala.

42-39--81  (+9)

T63

 

Ryan Cantrell, Pike Road, Ala.

42-40--82  (+10)

T63

 

Noel Bedwell Jr, Mobile, Ala.

42-40--82  (+10)

T63

 

Kevin Thompson, Dothan , Ala.

39-43--82  (+10)

66

 

Benjamin Harris, Homewood, Ala.

43-41--84  (+12)

67

 

Ford Goldasich, Birmingham, Ala.

43-42--85  (+13)

68

 

Raines Welden, Birmingham, Ala.

46-40--86  (+14)

69

 

John Sisson, Tuscaloosa, Ala.

43-44--87  (+15)

T70

 

Conley Miller, Hoover, Ala.

45-43--88  (+16)

T70

 

Zack Holton, Birmingham, Ala.

42-46--88  (+16)

72

 

Conor O'Gorman, Birmingham, Ala.

44-45--89  (+17)

 

About the Alabama Golf Association (AGA)

The Alabama Golf Association is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational organization founded in 1915 whose mission is to serve and promote amateur golf in Alabama. AGA membership consists of over 130 member clubs represented by nearly 18,500 individuals. The activities and services of the Alabama Golf Association are governed by a Board of Directors consisting of Alabama golfers who wish to serve the game and the association through service.

AGA is the USGA's liaison for golf in Alabama conducting national championship qualifying, administering the USGA Handicap system including the GHIN Handicap service, course & slope rating and education. The AGA annually conducts 12 championships and team match competitions for men, women, juniors, and seniors. The AGA also conducts Alabama high school golf championships and assists with many collegiate events including the SEC Men's Golf Championship. In addition to competitions, the AGA administers the AGA Women's Scholarship Fund that is dedicated to assisting young female golfers in higher education and supports the Alabama Turfgrass Research Foundation.

Since 1980, the AGA has managed the affairs of the Southern Golf Association which includes conducting the Southern Amateur Championship and Southern Junior Championship, in conjunction with the Board of Directors of the Southern Golf Association.

For more information about the Alabama Golf Association, visit www.alabamagolf.org.

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