Justin Thomas Junior Championship
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Justin Thomas Junior Championship

Lee, Schutte lead after the first round

Lee shoots 5-under-par 66 and Schutte a 3-under-par 68
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In the Boys Division, Bryan Lee of Fairfax, Virginia, leads after shooting 5-under-par 66. Lee carded seven birdies and had a bogey-free back-nine to have a two-stroke lead. Lee has one win to his name at the 2019 Preview at Chesapeake Bay and three other top-5 finishes.

In second place is Wells Williams of West Point, Mississippi, who shot a 3-under-par 68. Wells recorded a bogey-free round to put himself in position. Williams is coming off of a recent win at the 2020 Callaway Golf Texas Junior Open where he shot 69-69-67--205.

Tied for third are Kush Arora of Pleasanton, California, Jay Nimmo of Benton, Kentucky, John Daly II of Clearwater, Florida, Joe Wilson of West Chester, Ohio, Ben Haggin of Lexington, Kentucky, and Sheldon McKnight of Ooltewah, Tennessee who finished the day at 2-under-par 69.

Abbey Schutte - 2020 - Justin Thomas Junior Championship.JPG

Abbey Schutte of Goodyear, Arizona, leads the Girls Division after shooting a 3-under-par 68. Schutte carded five birdies and an eagle to have a two-stroke lead going into day two. She has two top-5 finishes and is looking for her first victory.

Tied for second are Lynn Lim of Gallatin, Tennessee, Taylor Kehoe of Strathroy, Ontario, and Rylea Marcum of Georgetown, Kentucky. They shot 1-under-par 70 to put them in position.