Guerin and Salter Victorious at the 40th Alabama State Four-Ball Championship
DECATUR, AL (May 1, 2022) – Semifinal and Final match play results of the 40th Alabama State Four-Ball Championship of the Alabama Golf Association hosted by Burningtree Country Club in Decatur, AL on Sunday, May 1, 2022. (7032 yards, 73.2/135).
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Clay Guerin of Hoover and James Salter of Auburn defeated Hayden Carner of Fairhope and Tanner Guthrie of Auburn in 19 holes to claim the 40th Alabama State Four-Ball title. Guerin birdied the first extra hole to clinch the victory.
In the morning Semifinals, Guerin and Salter defeated Brinson Holder of Point Clear and Hunter Hawkins of Fort Payne also in 19 holes.
Carner and Guthrie won their Semifinals match 2 & 1 over Matt Gourgeot of Decatur and Stewart Whitt of Athens.
For more information about the 40th Alabama State Four-Ball Championship, please visit Championship Website.
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 22,000 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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