97th Carolinas Amateur underway at Dunes Club

Aynor's Johnson Holliday

The 97th annual Carolinas Amateur is back at the Dunes Club for the first time in ten years. Skip Taylor from Flat Rock, NC shot -4 under 68 to take a one shot lead heading into the second round. A number of local golfers are competing in this prestigious event. Stephen Behr, who won a 4A state championship at West Florence High and is getting ready to begin his collegiate career at Clemson, is the top local through the first round after shooting even par 72.

Local Scores in Round One of the Carolinas Amateur

T14 Stephen Behr, Florence, 72 (E)

T26 Mitchell Gray, Florence, 73 (+1)

T56 William Nisbett, Myrtle Beach, 75 (+3)

T56 McCuen Elmore, Cheraw, 75 (+3)

T56 Travis Gannt, Florence, 75 (+3)

T56 Austin Frick, Myrtle Beach, 75 (+3)

T91 Johnson Holliday, Aynor, 77 (+5)

Carolinas Amateur First Round Scores