West Texas Amateur: Arlac holds lead
19 Jul 2014
by Benjamin Larsen of AmateurGolf.com

see also: West Texas Amateur Championship, Amarillo Country Club

WICHITA FALLS, Tex. (July 19, 2014) -- Wes Arlac shot a second-round 70 and leads by two shots at the 2014 West Texas Amateur.

At Wichita Falls Country Club, Arlac built upon the lead he earned with a first-round 66 and will enter the third round with a two-shot lead over Logan Philley.

JT Taylor and Drew Jones are both at 2-under and tied for third after two rounds.

Hollis Sullivan shot a second round 68 to take the lead in the Senior Division.

Sullivan kept pace with a surging Chuck Palmer and will enter the third round with a one-stroke victory.

Palmer, of Dallas, carded a red-hot 4-under 67 to slide into second place.

Mike Peck, who recently won his second straight Tower Invitational, sits alone in third after rounds of 72-71.

In the Super Senior division, Bill Holstead shot a second straight 70 and leads by five shots.

For a full look at the leaderboard, follow the link below.

ABOUT THE West Texas Amateur

Entries are open to male amateur golfers who reside in either region (North/South) of the state of Texas. Applicants must have a certified GHIN Handicap Index of 10.0 or less. Senior division players must be 55 years of age as of the first round of tournament play. Super Senior players must be 65 years of age as of the first round of tournament play. Please reference TGA Policies and Procedures for further details.

The championship will be contested over 54 holes of stroke play with three (3) divisions; Championship, Senior and Super Senior. Each division will play from separate tees/yardages and separate champions will be recognized in each division.

At the conclusion of 36 holes the field will be cut to the low 72 players (and ties), with a pro-rated representation from each division. The pro-rated allocation of players making the cut from each division will be reflective of the number of players in each division, relative to the total field size. The determination of total field size, number of players in each division and pro-rated representation of players making the cut (before ties) will be announced in conjunction with pairings being posted.

The field is limited to 144, as outlined below:
Championship: Open (84 players)
Senior: 55 & Over (42 players)
Super Senior: 65 & Over (18 players)

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