Jay Haas is expected to be on-site to watch the 84-player field battle through the second round. Jay Haas, played in the Wyndham Championship 22 times during his PGA TOUR career. While his son Bill, has eight appearances in the PGA TOUR’s Wyndham Championship. An AJGA alumnus, Haas played in 14 AJGA events between 1998-1999.
Four players ranked in the top-20 of the AJGA Rankings carded a par or better first-round. Karl Vilips of Australia, and Shuai Ming Wong of The Woodlands, Texas, are in the top-5 heading into the second round of play.
Michael Sanders of Davidson, North Carolina, and Aman Gupta of Concord, North Carolina, sit at T17 and are the highest ranked North Carolina players in the field after the first round.