Prater finishes fourth at AJGA Junior


Spain Park High School rising senior Robby Prater carded a 3-under par 69 in the final round of the American Junior Golf Association Junior, which helped the former state champion finish in a two-way tie for fourth place with a tournament total 217 in the tournament June 9 at Steelwood Country Club in Loxley.

Prater, who opened the tournament with a 2-under par 70 before posting a 6-over par 78 in the second round, finished tied for fourth with Juston Cho of Norcross, Ga.

Chelsea High School rising senior Tyler Shope finished in a three-way tie for 37th overall with his three-day score of 230. Shope, who carded a 3-over par 75, fired a 5-over par 77 in the second round before capping the tournament with a 6-over par 78 in the final round.