Round Two Leader of the 76th Alabama Boys State Junior Championship, Stuart Dickson
POINT CLEAR, AL (July 21, 2021) – Round two results of the 76th Alabama Boys State Junior Championship of the Alabama Golf Association hosted by Lakewood Golf Club, Point Clear, AL, on Wednesday, July 21, 2021.
Round two came to completion after enduring a one-hour delay due to heavy downpours in the early morning. A full-field shotgun start began at 11 a.m.
Stuart Dickson of Trussville maintains the lead after round two of the 76th Alabama Boys State Junior Championship, firing his second consecutive five-under 65. He remains 10-under 130 for the tournament.
“I played pretty well these past few days,” Dickson said. “Really, the putts were just rolling in. I’m trying to stay focused on each shot and stay present. I’m just thankful to be in this position.”
Paul Bruce of Guntersville stands second, posting four-under 66 for the day and nine-under-par 131 for the tournament.
“My plan for tomorrow is to focus on hitting fairways and greens,” Bruce said. “I’m not going to press; I’m just going to stay patient.”
In third, Zach Ashley of Killen went three-under 67. Ashley remains in contention, posting seven-under 133 for the tournament.
The cut line fell at seven-over 147, with 61 players advancing to the final round.
Round three of the 76th Alabama Boys State Junior Championship will begin at 7:30 a.m., on Thursday, July 22, 2021, off holes #1 and #10.
This Championship is conducted by the Alabama Golf Association.
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 115 member clubs represented by over 21,000 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 23 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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