Drayton Stewart wins 13-14 title in S.C. Junior Golf

Drayton Stewart of James Island led wire-to-wire and won the 13-14 age group in the South Carolina Golf Association Junior Championship played at The Dunes Golf and Beach Club in Myrtle Beach.

Christian Salzer of Sumter won the overall title with a score of 216.

Stewart, 14 and a rising freshman at James Island Charter High School, shot 75-73-76—224 and finished six strokes ahead of runner-up Drew Weary of Bluffton. Stewart finished in a tie for sixth overall as did Wil Sheppard of Mount Pleasant.

Jamie Wilson of Mount Pleasant finished 13th in the Boys 15-17 age group.

Stewart and Sheppard also qualified for the eight-man team that will represent the Palmetto State in the 40th Annual Georgia-South Carolina Junior Team Matches to be played July 24-25 at Berkeley Hall Club in Bluffton.