Round of 16 and Quarterfinals Results of the 22nd Alabama State Match Play Championship & 3rd Alabama State Senior Match Play Championship

Daniel Burns advances to Semifinals in the Alabama State Match play Championship

MUSCLE SHOALS, AL (August 4, 2023) – Round of 16 and Quarterfinals Results of the 22nd Alabama State Match Play and 3rd Alabama State Senior Match Play Championships hosted by RTJ Golf Trail at The Shoals (Fighting Joe) in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, from Aug. 3-6, 2023.
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The 22nd Alabama State Match Play and 3rd Alabama State Senior Match Play Championships advanced to match play format as the top 16 players from each Championship battled this morning and afternoon.
Eight players in each Championship remained in the afternoon Quarterfinals. Four players in each Championship will advance to tomorrow’s Semifinals and Finals.  
State Match Play Round of 16 Results  
Tanner Gutherie of Auburn (1) defeated Gary Glassman of Madison (16) 6 & 4.
Daniel Burns of Owens Cross Roads (8) defeated Ryley Heath of Decatur (9) 2 & 1.
Jack Lawson of Haleyville (13) defeated Trent Alexander of Florence (4) 3 & 2.
Trace Bracknell of Tuscaloosa (5) defeated Isaac Kim of Huntsville (12) 6 & 4.
Ken Goforth of Birmingham (2) defeated Trey Rouse of Homewood (15) 19 holes.
Alex Balog of Elmore (10) defeated Stewart Whitt of Athens (7) 2 & 1.
Will Patrick of Oneonta (14) defeated Austin Coggin of Birmingham (3) 2 up. 
Elad Sebbag of Birmingham (6) defeated Luke Couch of Chelsea (11) 2 & 1.
State Match Play Quarterfinals Results 
Daniel Burns defeated Tanner Gutherie 1 up. 
Jack Lawson defeated Trace Bracknell 2 & 1.   
Ken Goforth defeated Alex Balog 20 holes.
Will Patrick defeated Elad Sebbag 3 & 1.
State Senior Match Play Round of 16 Results 
Shaw Pritchett of Montgomery (1) defeated Bill Best of Tuscaloosa (16) 3 & 2.
Claud Cooper of Birmingham (8) defeated Chris Cook of Alabaster (9) 1 up.
Tony Olive of Florence (13) defeated Mike Arasin of Auburn (4) 4 & 3.
Adam Jacobs of Arab (5) defeated Richard Hill of Auburn (12) 5 & 4.
Jeff Taylor of Montgomery (2) defeated Michael Hanson of Huntsville (15) 3 & 2.
Chris Hummel of Birmingham (7) defeated Steven Hudson of Birmingham (10) 1 up.
Robbie Cotten of Brewton (3) defeated Lamar Adams of Birmingham (14) 3 & 1.
Dana Amberson of Hartselle (11) defeated Harry Kirkland of Decatur (6) 3 & 1.
State Senior Match Play Quarterfinals Results 
Shaw Pritchett defeated Claud Cooper 4 & 2.
Adam Jacobs defeated Tony Olive 3 & 2. 
Chris Hummell defeated Jeff Taylor 4 & 3. 
Robbie Cotten defeated Dana Amberson by concession through 12 holes. 
Match Play for 22nd Alabama State Match Play and 3rd Alabama State Senior Match Play Championships will continue on Sunday, Aug. 6, at 7:30 a.m. off #1.
State Match Play Semifinals Matches
Daniel Burns vs. Jack Lawson (7:30 a.m.)
Ken Goforth vs. Will Patrick (7:40 a.m.)
State Match Play Semifinals Matches
Shaw Pritchett vs. Adam Jacobs (7:50 a.m.)
Chris Hummel vs. Robbie Cotten (8:00 a.m.)
For more information about the 22nd Alabama State Match Play and 3rd Alabama State Senior Match Play Championships, please visit the Championships website. 
This Championship is conducted by the Alabama Golf Association.
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