COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Jonathan Keppler and Benjamin Shipp hold a one-shot lead after two rounds of the 87th Southeastern Amateur. The second round was played on Thursday at the Country Club of Columbus
Shipp, who is on N.C State's golf team, shot a 68 in round two, while Keppler (FSU) had a 69. Both are at 136 (-4) at the midway point.
Auburn native Jared Bettcher (Troy), Cooper Musselman (Kentucky) and Jake Marriott (Augusta) are one shot back at 137 (-3).Steven Fisk (Georgia Southern) and David Snyder (Kentucky) are two strokes off the pace at 148 (-2).
First round leader Nathan Mallonee struggled to a 4-over-74 in his second round to fall three shots back at 139 (-1). Two-time defending champion Grant Hirschman (Oklahoma) is tied for 25th at 143 (+3)