Third-round play at the Wyndham Invitational presented by BB&T begins today at 7:30 am off of No. 1 at Sedgefield Country Club – Ross Course. Players were repaired after the second-round based on scoring.
Pairings to watch
11:21 am – Brian Ma of Milpitas, California, Benjamin James of Milford, Connecticut, and George Duangmanee of Fairfax, Virginia.
· All players sit T7 at 1-under-par 139, just seven shots back from the lead.
· James carded a second-round 3-under-par 67 with six birdies on the day.
11:32 am – James Roller of Jenks, Oklahoma, Maxwell Moldovan of Uniontown, Ohio, and Cole Sherwood of Austin, Texas.
· All players in this pairing are currently tied for fourth at 2-under-par 138.
· Roller recorded a low second-round at 4-under-par 66 adding eight birdies on the day.
· Moldovan and Sherwood have stayed consistent carding even-par or less in the first and second round.
11:43 am – Maxwell Ford of Peachtree Corners, Georgia, Brett Roberts of Coral Springs, Florida, and Kuangyu Chen of (Australia) Shenzhen, China.
· Ford holds on to his lead after carding 2-under-par 68 in the second round to put him at 8-under-par 132.
· Roberts sits two-strokes back from the lead after recording the low round of day-two at 6-under-par 64.
· Chen is currently in third sitting five-strokes off the lead at 3-under-par 137.
About the field
· 17 Rolex Junior All-Americans
· 38 AJGA Champions including 2018 Wyndham Invitational presented by BB&T champion Karl Vilips
· 51 juniors committed to play college golf
· 15 total states and seven countries represented in the field
Monday: Morning practice rounds (8 a.m.); BB&T Junior-Am Tournament at 1 p.m.
Tuesday: First-round tee times 7 a.m. – 10:50 a.m.
Wednesday: Second-round tee times 7:30 a.m. – 11:20 a.m.
Thursday: Third-round tee times 7:30 a.m. – 11:43 a.m.
Friday: Final-round tee times 7 a.m. – 10 a.m. Awards Ceremony following play at approximately 2 p.m.
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