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Matt Lorenz Remains Atop at Alabama State Amateur Leaderboard

Matt Lorenz of Fairhope Leads at 136 (-8)

HOLE-BY-HOLE SCORING  |  ROUND 3 STARTING TIMES  |  PHOTO GALLERY  

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Round two results of the 102nd Alabama State Amateur Championship of the Alabama Golf Association hosted by Pine Tree Country Club in Birmingham, Ala. on Friday, June 8, 2018 (7026 yards, par 36-36—72, 74.2/138).

The 102nd Alabama State Amateur Championship continued today at Pine Tree Country Club in Birmingham. Players competed in hot and humid conditions with light wind.

With a second-round score of one-under 71, Matt Lorenz of Fairhope remains atop the leaderboard. With four birdies and three bogeys in his round, Lorenz leads by one stroke going into the weekend at 136 (-8).

One shot back are defending champion Taylor Eyster of Birmingham and Bessemer’s Victor Kyatt. Eyster carded a solid two-under 70 while Kyatt posted a one-under 71.

The field was cut to the low 60 scores and ties for the final two rounds. The cut line fell at 150 (+6) with 68 players advancing to the final 36 holes.

Round 2 Notes:

  • 20 players are under par through 36 holes with the field average score of 75.9 that was .2 shots harder than round one
  • 67 (-5) was the low round of the day carded by Jason Tate of Owens Cross Roads
  • 392 birdies and 12 eagles made in round two
  • Easiest hole: No. 6, 493 yard par 5, 4.7 scoring average
  • Hardest Hole: No. 5, 414 yard par 4, 4.53 scoring average

Round three begins tomorrow morning at 7:30 a.m. from the first and tenth tees.

Visit www.alabamagolf.org for live scoring and photographs from the second round.

This championship is conducted by the Alabama Golf Association.

Round 2 Results

Place

Competitor

Score

1

Matt Lorenz, Fairhope, Ala.

65-71--136  (-8)

T2

Taylor Eyster, Birmingham, Ala.

67-70--137  (-7)

T2

Victor Kyatt, Bessemer, Ala.

66-71--137  (-7)

4

Jason Tate, Owens Cross Roads, Ala.

71-67--138  (-6)

T5

Steven Setterstrom Jr., Mobile, Ala.

70-69--139  (-5)

T5

Austin Gean, Florence, Ala.

67-72--139  (-5)

T7

Bart Barnes, Troy, Ala.

69-71--140  (-4)

T7

Nick Robillard, Birmingham, Ala.

68-72--140  (-4)

T9

Logan Archer, Oxford, Ala.

70-71--141  (-3)

T9

Drew Mathers, Mobile, Ala.

73-68--141  (-3)

T9

Ethan Hagood, Hoover, Ala.

70-71--141  (-3)

T12

Will Swift, Vestavia Hills, Ala.

69-73--142  (-2)

T12

John Hayden, Birmingham , Ala.

70-72--142  (-2)

T12

Brooks Rabren, Andalusia, Ala.

71-71--142  (-2)

T15

Woodie Eubanks, Oneonta, Ala.

69-74--143  (-1)

T15

Richard Douglas, Birmingham, Ala.

72-71--143  (-1)

T15

Mac Murphy, Decatur, Ala.

70-73--143  (-1)

T15

Austin Coggin, Vestavia Hills, Ala.

72-71--143  (-1)

T15

Rovonta Young, Huntsville, Ala.

72-71--143  (-1)

T15

Eli Marty, Falkville, Ala.

71-72--143  (-1)

T21

John Racciatti Jr, Fairhope, Ala.

75-69--144  (Even)

T21

Lance Goodson Jr, Birmingham, Ala.

70-74--144  (Even)

T21

Steven Groover, Hoover, Ala.

69-75--144  (Even)

T21

Wes Carter, Helena, Ala.

74-70--144  (Even)

T21

Taylor Hereford, Birmingham, Ala.

72-72--144  (Even)

T21

Chance Caylor, Auburn, Ala.

72-72--144  (Even)

T21

Conner Elder, Mobile, Ala.

74-70--144  (Even)

T21

Eric Howle, Chelsea, Ala.

71-73--144  (Even)

T29

Clay Guerin, Hoover, Ala.

74-71--145  (+1)

T29

John Catanzaro, Gadsden, Ala.

72-73--145  (+1)

T29

William Wann, Birmingham, Ala.

70-75--145  (+1)

T29

Evans Gross, Birmingham, Ala.

69-76--145  (+1)

T29

James Medley, Athens, Ala.

70-75--145  (+1)

T34

Atharv Argade, Deatsville, Ala.

69-77--146  (+2)

T34

Tobin Ayers, Auburn, Ala.

73-73--146  (+2)

T34

Mitch Pugh, Auburn , Ala.

74-72--146  (+2)

T34

Will Patrick, Oneonta , Ala.

72-74--146  (+2)

T34

Garrett Stallings, Hoover, Ala.

73-73--146  (+2)

T39

Matt Johnson, Dothan, Ala.

70-77--147  (+3)

T39

Eli Hodges, Tuscumbia, Ala.

74-73--147  (+3)

T39

Tyler Hitchner, Tuscaloosa, Ala.

74-73--147  (+3)

T39

Tee Brown, Gadsden, Ala.

74-73--147  (+3)

T39

Thomas Ponder, Dothan, Ala.

75-72--147  (+3)

T39

Ryan Mayberry, Birmingham, Ala.

74-73--147  (+3)

T39

J. Michael Riley, Mobile, Ala.

76-71--147  (+3)

T39

Dawson Atkinson, Trussville , Ala.

71-76--147  (+3)

T47

Andy McRae, Hoover, Ala.

75-73--148  (+4)

T47

Jake Nolen, Birmingham, Ala.

74-74--148  (+4)

T47

William Walker III, Tuscaloosa, Ala.

78-70--148  (+4)

T47

Jordan Plunkett, Sterrett, Ala.

74-74--148  (+4)

T47

Richard Schmidt, Birmingham, Ala.

74-74--148  (+4)

T47

Hunter Battles, Tuscumbia, Ala.

73-75--148  (+4)

T47

Ford Clegg, Birmingham, Ala.

75-73--148  (+4)

T47

Mac Scott, Birmingham, Ala.

74-74--148  (+4)

T55

Claud Cooper, Birmingham, Ala.

74-75--149  (+5)

T55

Sheldon Statkewicz, Mobile, Ala.

72-77--149  (+5)

T55

Jackson King, Birmingham, Ala.

72-77--149  (+5)

T55

Hamp Andrews, Daphne, Ala.

75-74--149  (+5)

T59

Jon Hunt, Birmingham, Ala.

72-78--150  (+6)

T59

Thomas Twitty, Birmingham, Ala.

76-74--150  (+6)

T59

Reed Love, Trussville, Ala.

75-75--150  (+6)

T59

Jones Free, Selma, Ala.

70-80--150  (+6)

T59

Connor Newton, Auburn, Ala.

80-70--150  (+6)

T59

Brent Boyles, Calera, Ala.

71-79--150  (+6)

T59

Thomas Luther, Hoover, Ala.

78-72--150  (+6)

T59

Noah Martino, Mobile, Ala.

74-76--150  (+6)

T59

Cameron Spehar, Hartselle, Ala.

74-76--150  (+6)

T59

Thomas Kayworth, Auburn , Ala.

79-71--150  (+6)

 

Failed to Qualify

 

T69

Harrison Mink, Birmingham, Ala.

77-74--151  (+7)

T69

Sam Audia III, Birmingham, Ala.

74-77--151  (+7)

T69

Patrick Butler, Huntsville, Ala.

76-75--151  (+7)

T69

William Wethington, Gadsden, Ala.

75-76--151  (+7)

T69

Brett Marler, Mobile, Ala.

74-77--151  (+7)

T69

Nicholas Dunlap, Birmingham, Ala.

80-71--151  (+7)

T75

Kevin Carden, Hoover, Ala.

80-72--152  (+8)

T75

Scott Weaver, Madison, Ala.

77-75--152  (+8)

T75

Walker Grant, Montgomery, Ala.

73-79--152  (+8)

T75

Padraic Sim, Spanish Fort, Ala.

77-75--152  (+8)

T75

Will McFadden, Mobile, Ala.

78-74--152  (+8)

T75

Jordan Smith, Florence, Ala.

75-77--152  (+8)

T75

Matt Stuart, Birmingham, Ala.

74-78--152  (+8)

T75

Jacob LeCroy, Anniston, Ala.

75-77--152  (+8)

T75

Hayden Carner, Birmingham , Ala.

73-79--152  (+8)

T84

Brinson Holder, Point Clear, Ala.

76-77--153  (+9)

T84

Frankie Wade, Jr, Hoover, Ala.

73-80--153  (+9)

T84

Jack Poole, Homewood, Ala.

77-76--153  (+9)

T84

Connor Bruce, Kimberly, Ala.

79-74--153  (+9)

T84

Dallas Miller, Brimingham, Ala.

73-80--153  (+9)

T84

Layton Bussey, Anniston , Ala.

76-77--153  (+9)

T90

John Snoddy, Birmingham, Ala.

80-74--154  (+10)

T90

Dawson Garrett, Fort Payne, Ala.

79-75--154  (+10)

T90

Landon Carner, Birmingham, Ala.

79-75--154  (+10)

T93

Jake DeZoort, Tuscaloosa, Ala.

79-76--155  (+11)

T93

Jay Austin, Brownsboro, Ala.

77-78--155  (+11)

T93

Joey Fortner, Birmingham, Ala.

81-74--155  (+11)

T93

Thomas Iturbe, Mobile, Ala.

81-74--155  (+11)

T93

Zach Contris, Hokes Bluff, Ala.

82-73--155  (+11)

T93

Al DelGreco, Birmingham, Ala.

75-80--155  (+11)

T93

Charles Wood, Spanish Fort, Ala.

79-76--155  (+11)

T93

Blake Whitt, Hoover, Ala.

80-75--155  (+11)

T93

Corey Ray, Boaz, Ala.

76-79--155  (+11)

T93

Aaron Jackson, Tuscumbia, Ala.

77-78--155  (+11)

T93

Seth Foshee, Bridgeport , Ala.

79-76--155  (+11)

T93

Parker Jones, Madison, Ala.

75-80--155  (+11)

T93

Jeff Frederick, Florence, Ala.

79-76--155  (+11)

T93

Justin Olive, Florence, Ala.

77-78--155  (+11)

T107

Stewart Miller, Oneonta, Ala.

74-82--156  (+12)

T107

Conley Miller, Hoover, Ala.

77-79--156  (+12)

T107

Price Brown, Mobile, Ala.

78-78--156  (+12)

T107

Ben Moody, Vestavia Hills, Ala.

79-77--156  (+12)

T107

Noah Dennis, Trussville, Ala.

76-80--156  (+12)

T107

Max Johnson, Fairhope, Ala.

75-81--156  (+12)

T113

Dakota Terry, Trinity, Ala.

80-77--157  (+13)

T113

Zachary Jones, Montgomery, Ala.

76-81--157  (+13)

T113

James Salter, Auburn, Ala.

81-76--157  (+13)

T113

Robert Davidson, Oneonta, Ala.

77-80--157  (+13)

T117

Kyle Cornelius, Theodore, Ala.

78-80--158  (+14)

T117

Jimmy Finnerty, Vestavia Hills, Ala.

82-76--158  (+14)

T117

Anthony Lumpkin, Horton, Ala.

76-82--158  (+14)

T117

Cole Imig, Mountain Brook, Ala.

80-78--158  (+14)

T117

Jay Weinacker, Vestavia, Ala.

78-80--158  (+14)

T117

Dax Weed, Dothan, Ala.

82-76--158  (+14)

T117

Tripp Lott, Fairhope, Ala.

80-78--158  (+14)

T117

Stephen Saunders, Wing, Ala.

81-77--158  (+14)

T125

Nick Lee, Guntersville, Ala.

76-83--159  (+15)

T125

Sam Jeffcoat, Birmingham, Ala.

84-75--159  (+15)

T125

Taylor Rinks, Birmingham, Ala.

79-80--159  (+15)

T128

Scot Schroder, Hartselle, Ala.

86-74--160  (+16)

T128

Rick Riley, Chelsea , Ala.

80-80--160  (+16)

T128

Keith Rains, Hoover, Ala.

78-82--160  (+16)

T128

Brett Ialacci, Birmingham, Ala.

80-80--160  (+16)

T128

Johnny Komara, Huntsville, Ala.

81-79--160  (+16)

T128

Luke Chitty, Birmingham, Ala.

78-82--160  (+16)

T128

Bishop Stringer, Cecil, Ala.

83-77--160  (+16)

T135

Brad Dahlke, Athens, Ala.

83-78--161  (+17)

T135

Brent Borden, Cordova, Ala.

83-78--161  (+17)

T135

Thomas Regan, Muscle Shoals, Ala.

83-78--161  (+17)

T135

Kade Mathner, Enterprise , Ala.

76-85--161  (+17)

139

Varun Yerramsetti, Vestavia Hills, Ala.

78-84--162  (+18)

140

Ike Alexander, Florence, Ala.

80-83--163  (+19)

T141

Sean Semmens, Fort Payne, Ala.

77-87--164  (+20)

T141

Tanner Tabor, Hoover, Ala.

80-84--164  (+20)

T141

Jay Pitt, Auburn, Ala.

84-80--164  (+20)

T144

Christian Copen, Northport, Ala.

82-83--165  (+21)

T144

Blake De Bruyn, Birmingham, Ala.

84-81--165  (+21)

T146

Brett Batchelor, Madison, Ala.

84-83--167  (+23)

T146

Drew Schroeder, Birmingham , Ala.

79-88--167  (+23)

148

Jordan Carter, Birmingham, Ala.

84-87--171  (+27)

T149

Michael Bryan, Huntsville, Ala.

89-WD--WD  (WD)

T149

Steve Hudson, Birmingham, Ala.

78-WD--WD  (WD)

T149

John Coles III, Birmingham, Ala.

80-WD--WD  (WD)

T149

Ford Goldasich, Birmingham, Ala.

75-WD--WD  (WD)

T149

Jack Goldasich, Birmingham, Ala.

79-WD--WD  (WD)

T149

James Reed, Hoover, Ala.

72-DQ--DQ  (DQ)

T149

Ryan Johnson, Alabaster, Ala.

77-WD--WD  (WD)

 

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