Woodall leads Dogwood after 2nd round 64
ATLANTA- June 28, 2012-- The second round of the Dogwood Invitational has a new player at the top of the leader board. Bruce Woodall, a graduate of the University of Virginia, shot a 64 today, putting him in the lead. This, paired with his 69 on Wednesday, positions Woodall at 11 under after round two.
MJ Maguire, the leader of round one, shot a four under (68) in the second round, following his first round score of 66, Maguire sits in the second place slot at 10 under.
One shot back of Maguire is Oliver Schniederjans, a sophomore at Georgia Tech, who is in the third place position at seven under.
Shooting six under and tied for fourth place are Michael Kim, a sophomore at the University of California; Michael Morrison, a graduate of the University of Georgia; Riley Pumphrey, a graduate of Oklahoma and Bobby Wyatt, a junior at Alabama. Carlton Forrester, a graduate of Georgia Tech and Ben Kohles, a graduate of the University of Virginia, finished T8 at 139, six off the pace.
After two rounds, nearly a third of the field is under par. On Friday there will be a 54 hole cut for the third round, which will reduce the field to the top 40 and ties
ABOUT THE The Dogwood Invitational
The first Dogwood Invitational, held in April 1941,
validated Druid Hills Golf Club as a challenging venue
for amateur golf tournaments. The Club has hosted
eight Georgia State Amateur Championships over the
years, and the tournament continues as a staple on
the major amateur golf circuit. The Dogwood was
discontinued in 1973 and did not return until 1994
when a new tournament format was introduced. The
new format included entrance into the tournament by
invitation only and added an 18-hole qualifier for five
to eight open spots prior to the tournament start. A
Senior Division was added in 2005.Participation in The
Dogwood Invitational is by invitation from the
Dogwood Tournament Committee. The tournament is
72 holes of stroke play with a 54 hole cut to low 40
and ties for final round. Players are required to walk
during tournament play and may carry their golf bag
themselves or take a caddie. 8-spot Qualifier is held
Monday of tournament week, prior to the event.
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