Proveaux, Chandler share second-round lead at Jones Cup Junior
SEA ISLAND, Ga. (Dec. 20, 2014) — Caleb Proveaux, a commit to the University of South Carolina, and Will Chandler, a future Georgia Bulldog, share a slim one-shot lead through two rounds at Sea Island Golf Club, site of the Jones Cup Junior Invitational.
Proveaux, the first-round leader from Lexington, S.C., shot two-over 72 on Saturday while Chandler, from Atlanta, shot one-over 71 after a 66 on Thursday.
Proveaux has an older brother, Cody, who plays for South Carolina's rival school Clemson.
Sitting in a tie for third place, and just one shot back with a 18 holes to go, are Joshua Martin and Davis Shore. Martin, a UNC commit, became the youngest North Carolina Amateur winner this summer. Shore, from Knoxville, Tenn., will play for the Alabama Crimson Tide in 2017.
The Jones Cup Junior Invitational follows in the footsteps of the Jones Cup Invitational, an annual amateur event that attracts the best players in the nation. The tournament features the nation’s top male junior golfers ages 15-18. The winner of the 54-hole stroke play competition will receive an exemption to participate in the heralded Jones Cup Invitational.
The tournament is being played at the 7,005 yard, par-70 Seaside Course at Sea Island Golf Club.
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ABOUT THE Jones Cup Junior Invitational
The Jones Cup Junior Invitational follows in the
footsteps of the Jones Cup Invitational. The
tournament features the nation’s top male junior
golfers ages 15-18. The winner of the 54-hole stroke
play competition receives an exemption to
in the heralded Jones Cup Invitational, which
features a diverse international field. Invitations are
typically mailed in September and are based on Polo
Golf Rankings, Junior Golf Scoreboard Rankings and
the Golfweek/Sagarin Junior Rankings.
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