Carr leads going into final round of SE Amateur

Published: Jul. 22, 2021 at 11:48 PM EDT
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COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Ben Carr began his day with four straight birdies en route to a round of 8-under 62 on Thursday to take a four-shot lead after two rounds of the 92nd Southeastern Amateur at the Country Club of Columbus.

Carr’s two-round total of 14-under gives the rising senior at Georgia Southern a sizeable lead over Zack Gordon of Clemson. Gordon is at 10-under after carding a 67 in the second round.

Garrett Johnson of Mississippi State is at 8-under and in third place.

Carr, a former Columbus Blue Devil, is looking to claim his second Southeastern Amateur in three years.

The final round begins at 7:30 am ET on Friday.

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