Magnolia Amateur: Brady pulls away late for title
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (July 13, 2014) -- Recent Southern Miss graduate Kevin Brady birdied three of his last four holes to break away from J.T. Taylor and win the 2014 Magnolia Amateur at Hattiesburg Country Club.
Brady carded a final-round 69 to fend off Taylor, who shot a final-round 68 to close the gap Brady entered the final day of action with.
Brady totaled rounds of 69-64-69 for the victory while Taylor, who plays at Sam Houston State, shot 69-68-68.
Benjamin Wolcott closed well, too, shooting a final-round 65 to sneak into a tie for second place alongside Taylor. Wolcott plays at Ole Miss.
Will Thrash of Huntingdon College took solo fourth place after rounds of 67-69-74 while Fernando Cruz Valley of Louisiana-Lafayette and Texas-San Antonio's Bryce Alley tied for fifth place.
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ABOUT THE The Magnolia Amateur
The Magnolia Amateur is a limited field event of
144 players consisting of a collegiate division and
a mid-amateur division. The field will be cut to
the low 72 players and ties after 36 holes of
competition has been completed. The overall
champion may come from either division, with the
competition taking place over 3 days and 54
Along with the individual tournament, there is a
college team competition that will be based on
the combined scores of two players on the same
team over the 3 rounds.
It is an exclusive amateur tournament, where
players are reviewed and accepted by the
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