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Jonathan Brightwell has his game dialed in for Snee Farm Country Club.

The rising junior at UNC Greensboro posted his third consecutive round of 68 Friday, and with a 54-hole total of 204 will take a three-shot lead over Xavier's Garrett Wood into the final round of the Rice Planters Amateur golf tournament.

Wood, who shared the first- and second-round lead with Brightwell, managed to shake off an early triple bogey to shoot a 1-under 71 and is at 207. Notre Dame rising junior Davis Lamb is third after a 2-under 70 gave him a 209 total.

Tied for fourth at 211 are Gen Nagai (Seton Hall), Jack Murdoch (Australia) and William Holcomb V (Sam Houston State).

Brightwell, who helped UNC Greensboro to its first Southern Conference championship and an NCAA berth this spring, had nines of 34-34 for the third straight day. He birdied 1, 6 and 8 with a bogey on the front nine. His back nine was highlighted by an eagle-3 on the 16th hole, the second time in three rounds for Brightwell, along with birdies on 13 and 18 and bogeys on 12 and 15.

Wood, a rising sophomore at Xavier, had to overcome a difficult start, making a triple-bogey 8 on the second hole. He birdied 6, 8 and 9 along with a bogey on 7 for a 37 on the front nine. He eagled the par-5 13th hole on the back nine to go along with eight pars for a 34.

Lamb was even par on the front nine with a bogey on 8 and birdie on 9. He reeled off three birdies over the first four holes on the back nine and bogeyed 17 for a back-nine 34.

It took a score of 222, 6 over par, to make the cut for the final round. Saturday's tee times begin at 8 a.m. with Brightwell, Wood and Lamb starting at 11:10 a.m.


Jonathan Brightwell 68-68-68--204

Garrett Wood 68-68-71--207

Davis Lamb 69-70-70--209

Gen Nagai 70-71-70--211

Jack Murdoch 71-72-68--211

William Holcomb V 71-69-71--211

Christian Salzer 69-73-70--212

McClure Thompson 71-71-70--212

Andrew Richards 73-69-71--213

Charlie Nikitas 72-69-72--213

Connor Burgess 71-72-70--213

Jake Milanowski 74-68-71--213

Luis Ruiz 72-72-69--213

Nathan Barbieri 71-74-68--213

Andrew Spiegler 72-72-70--214

Matthew Finger 69-75-70--214

Geuntae Kim 77-69-69--215

Jack Parrott 71-71-73--215

Justin Hood 70-70-75--215

Kyle MacDonald 71-70-74--215

Zach Mclain 70-72-73--215

Alex Burris 73-72-71--216

Jamie Wilson 72-73-71--216

Laken Hinton 75-73-68--216

Ryan Marter 75-70-71--216

Chris Yeom 70-72-75--217

Hunter Wolcott 74-73-70--217

Qi Wen Wong 76-71-70--217

Tripp French 70-74-73--217

Alex Weiss 71-79-68--218

Austin Fulton 69-72-77--218

Jake Fox 73-76-69--218

John Lyras 73-69-76--218

Carey Bina 75-71-73--219

Evan Katz 73-74-72--219

Issei Tanabe 71-71-77--219

John H. Catanzaro 80-70-69--219

Kengo Aoshima 71-71-77--219

Andrew Gibson 74-75-71--220

Ben Fernandez 73-73-74--220

Christian Baliker 71-74-75--220

Matt Lehman 73-76-71--220

Juan Iturra 79-70-71--220

Johnson Holliday 74-74-72--220

Matt Shubley 75-72-73--220

Thomas Hogan 70-74-76--220

Pete Kuhl 75-74-72--221

Andrew Sciarretta 75-72-74--221

Garrison Hogan 75-72-74--221

Nick Costello 75-77-70--222

Ethan Willis 75-76-71--222

Taylor Schuster 75-75-72--222

Adam Walker 77-72-73--222

Levi Moody 74-76-72--222

Stuart Fuller 75-73-74--222

Jared Chinn 75-73-74--222

Nathan Corchis 77-71-74--222

Christian Anderson 70-76-76--222


William Harwood 76-78-69--223

Caleb Proveaux 80-72-71--223

Trey Wren 81-70-72--223

Logan Perkins 77-75-71--223

Ryan Stachler 74-76-73--223

Viraj Garewal 73-77-73--223

Walker Jones 73-76-74--223

George Gardner 77-68-78--223

Nicholas Russell 76-78-70--224

Reagan Harrell 76-73-75--224

Matthew Wetterich 74-78-73--225

Zinyo Garcia 72-78-75--225

Kyle Vance 76-72-77--225

Arjun Puri 78-71-77--226

Christopher Williard 78-74-76--228

Elliot Johnson 74-74-80--228

Henry Augenstein 79-77-74--230

Dwight Cauthen 76-77-77--230

Matthew Laydon 81-74-76--231

Joseph Lemieux 79-76-76--231

Mark Panopoulos 74-80-77--231

Nicolas Osterburg 77-76-79--232

Connor Asarch 81-77-76--234

Andrew Lafferty 81-79-75--235

Cash Carter 88-75-73--236

Fitz Woodrow 75-80-81--236

Scott Smith 78-75-84--237

Matthew Hoffman 86-75-77--238

Max Siegfried 76-84-78--238

Garrett Atkinson 82-77-81--240

Patrick Wu 86-75-84--245

Christopher Demarco 90-86-77--253

Linus Yip 74-76-DQ

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