Two-way tie atop Georgia Senior Four-Ball leaderboard
Doug Hanzel
Doug Hanzel

POOLER, Ga. — After round one of the Georgia Senior Four-Ball Championship, two teams share the lead at 8-under-par 64 - James Kiely/Frank Remmes and Jack Hall/Doug Hanzel.

The 24th playing of this competition is taking place at both Savannah Quarters Country Club in Pooler and Wilmington Island Club in Savannah, November 11-13.

The leaders and those competing in the Championship flight are playing at Savannah Quarters Country Club. The Super Senior flight competitors are playing at Wilmington Island Club. That division is led by Bill Evans and Bill Ploeger, and Buzz Alexander and Dick Donegan at 5-under-par 66.

The defending champions, Greg Scurlock and Charlie Wall, Sr., posted an even-par 72 and are tied for 26th after their opening round.

ABOUT THE Georgia Senior Four-Ball

Open to male amateur golfers; entrants must be at least 55 years old on or before the first day of the Championship for the Senior Division and 65 years old for the Super Senior Division; a maximum stroke differential of six strokes is allowed between partners; if the differential is more than six strokes, the higher index will be adjusted down to six strokes; the stroke differential does not apply in determining the low 48 teams by total team handicap index.

Field: 96 teams - 48 teams based on low team index comprise the Championship flight; remaining Senior Division teams drawn by lottery (1 exempt spot held for each host club; 4 exempt spots held for flight winners); low 24 teams (subject to change) by handicap index comprise the Super Senior Four-Ball Championship flight; both players must be at least 65 years or older as of the first day of the competition.

Format: 54 holes of flighted four-ball stroke play.

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