Southern Am Qualifier concludes

Sports Reporter

Andrew Minton of Houston, Texas, and Josh Seiple, an Ole Miss sophomore from Castle Rock, Co., led the six qualifiers with 2-under 69 rounds in the Southern Amateur Championship's On-Site Qualifier at Old Waverly Golf Club in West Point. Monday served as the first of two practice rounds for the 168-player field, as well.
Tyler Hitchner (Tuscaloosa, Ala.) shot a 1-under 70, finishing in third place in the one-round event. Beau Briggs (Covington, La.), Winburne Hughes (Memphis, Tenn.) and Taylor Davis (Franklin, Tenn.) made a three-way tie in fourth place, setting the cut-line at even par.
The tournament's first of four rounds starts on Wednesday morning.

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