Riley ahead at Georgia Senior Women's Amateur
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (Aug. 26, 2013) - Mary Riley of Perry leads the GSGA Senior Women's Championship after posting a 3-over-par 75 at King and Prince Golf Course. Riley is one stroke ahead of four-time defending champion Brenda Pictor of Marietta, who finished at 4-over-par 76 on Monday.

Three players are tied at 5-over-par 77: Donna Eaton and Charlotte Grant, both of Greensboro, and Betsy Butler of Atlanta. Alice Richardson of Alpharetta shot 7-over-par 79. Rounding out the top 10 overall are four players tied at 8-over-par 80, including Karen Stewart of Columbus, Liz Butler of Greensboro, Jodie Shepard of Newnan and Gwen Young of Cochran.

Broken down by flights, Riley and Eaton lead the Championship A and B flights, respectively. Butler leads flight one and Richardson tops flight two. Flight three is led by Phoebe Fulford of Meigs at 12-over-par 84. Three players, Fran Coody of Perry, Eleanor Gibbons of Waleska and Joyce Doss of Carrollton, are tied atop flight five at 19-over-par 91. Mary Ellen Radics of Cumming leads flight five at 20-over-par 92 and Jeanne Follett of Kathleen leads flight six at 23-over-par 95.

ABOUT THE Georgia Senior Women's Amateur

Open to female amateur golfers age 50 and above as of the first day of the competition for the Championship or Senior Division or age 65 and above for the Super Senior Division

Field: 132 player-maximum divided between elective Championship, Senior or Super Senior Divisions; A number of players to be determined with the lowest USGA Handicap Indexes per division will be accepted

Format: 36 holes of flighted stroke play

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