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Sophie Burks Takes 36-Hole Lead at the 29th Alabama Women’s Stroke Play Championship

 

 

Sophie Burks, round two leader of the 29th Women's Stroke Play

OXFORD, AL - Second round results of the 29th Alabama Women’s Stroke Play Championship of the Alabama Golf Association hosted by Cider Ridge Golf Club in Oxford, AL on Wednesday, June 19, 2019.

Round 2 Scores  |  Round 3 Pairings  |  Statistics  |  Photo Gallery

Sophie Burks of Tallassee, rising junior golfer at Middle Tennessee State University, fired a one-under par 71 to wrap up round two with an overall score of two-over par 146. With sunny skies, Burks now holds a three-stroke lead over Layne Dyar of Anniston and a six-stroke lead over Carson McKie of Hoover.

Linda Jeffery of Prattville extended her lead from round one, firing a 75 to take a 17-shot lead over Chris Spivey of Pell City after the second round in the Tournament Division.

54 holes of gross individual stroke play. The lowest score for 54 holes in the Championship Division will be the Champion. In the event of a tie for the Championship, a hole-by-hole play-off will be held immediately following play.

Entries are open to any female amateur golfer who is a legal resident of Alabama and has an active GHIN® USGA Handicap Index® at an AGA member club.

For more information on the Women’s Stroke Play Championship including hole-by-hole scoring and round two starting times please visit:  https://www.golfgenius.com/pages/1815854

Round 2 Results

Championship Division

Pos.

Player

City

Total To Par Gross

R1

R2

Total Gross

1

Sophie Burks

Tallassee

2

75

71

146

2

Layne Dyar

Anniston

5

76

73

149

3

Carson McKie

Hoover

8

74

78

152

4

Anna Claire Little

Auburn

9

78

75

153

5

Maria  Donado

Homewood

10

76

78

154

T6

Chloe Borders

Jacksonville

14

75

83

158

T6

Mary Mac Trammell

Mountain Brook

14

82

76

158

8

Stephenie Fowler

Vestavia Hills

15

78

81

159

9

Ally Williams

Athens

16

80

80

160

10

Susan West

Tuscaloosa

17

77

84

161

T11

Hanna Dyar

Anniston

18

81

81

162

T11

Julie Baker

Hoover

18

84

78

162

13

Theresa Mahlik

Madison

24

85

83

168

14

Lindsey Oxley

Helena

31

86

89

175

15

Madilyn Turner

Jacksonville

32

95

81

176

16

Lindsey Gordon

Sylacauga

44

93

95

188

WD

Stacy Quilling

Birmingham

-

86

WD

WD

Tournament Division

Pos.

Player

City

Total To Par Gross

R1

R2

Total Gross

1

Linda Jeffery

Prattville

E

69

75

144

2

Chris Spivey

Pell City

17

79

82

161

3

Kyung-Hwa Theodoss

Hampton Cove

36

89

91

180

4

Baylie Webb

Anniston

37

90

91

181

5

Abby Gattis

Jacksonville

39

97

86

183

6

Isabel Rogers

Anniston

63

101

106

207

7

Keri Rutledge

Birmingham

65

102

107

209

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 19 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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