Florida Azalea: Cyril Suk, Osten Waite share lead entering final round
16 Mar 2013
by Benjamin Larsen of amateurgolf.com

see also: Palatka Golf Club

PALATKA, Fla. (March 16, 2013) -- Cyril Suk and Osten Waite both fired second-round 68s to take the lead entering the final round of the 2013 Florida Azalea Amateur at Palatka Golf Club.

The co-leaders shot first-round 69s and were two shots back of first-round leader Logan Stauffer entering Saturday's second round. They matched each other with 68s and are two shots up on Joshua Lee (73-66--139) and Jamey Salmon (71-68--139).

Neil Handerson of Scotland and Stauffer are among a group of six players four shots off the pace on a jam-packed leaderboard.

All told, there are 16 players within five shots of the lead entering Sunday's final round.

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ABOUT THE Florida Azalea

The Florida Azalea was started in 1958 as a two-man team tourney. The field has, over the years, boasted players who have gone on to greatness at the professional level. Tommy Aaron, who teamed with Dan Sykes for the 1960 Florida Azalea team title, went on to win the 1973 Masters. And Bob Murphy, winner of back-to-back Florida Azalea titles while playing for the University of Florida golf team in 1965-66, was an 11-time winner on the PGA Tour.

More recently, there is the 1997 champ Ryuji Imada of Japan.

The 220-man Azalea field competes in one of six flights. The first flight is Championship, with a cut after 36-holes. The next five flights are Net.

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Results For Florida Azalea Amateur Golf Tournament
Place  PtsScores
1Czech RepublicCyril SukCzech Republic30069-68-65--202
2FLOsten WaiteJacksonville, FL20069-68-66--203
3FLTyler HockOcala, FL10077-65-65--207
4FLKevin JordenJuno Beach, FL10072-69-67--208
T5FLRobert GeibelPembroke Pines, FL10072-69-69--210

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