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Skinner tied for lead after two rounds of Michelob Light Classic

March 22, 2003

Sylvester native Sonny Skinner fired a 6 under 66 today in the second round of the Michelob Light Classic at Stonebridge Country Club to jump into a four way tie for first place at 11 under par. 

 Skinner, who's playing in his first ever NGA Hooters Tour event under a sponsor's exemption, shares the lead with Bryant Odom (67, 66), Mike Connell (69,64) and the 1989 U.S. Amateur Champion Chris Patton (68,65).

Albany native Josh Broadaway is currently tied for 17th at 8 under par after managing a 1 under 71 today.  Moultrie native's Kevin and Andy Blanton are also tied for 17 at 8 under par. 

Round three will begin Sunday morning at 7:00, followed immediately by the final 18 holes.  The total purse for the Michelob Light Classic is $20,000.

For more information on the Michelob Light Classic go to www.ngahooterstour.com

Posted by kevin.mcdermond@walb.com