Patrick wins Birmingham Junior Shootout



Playing on his home course, Oneonta’s Will Patrick fired rounds of 74 and 67 to take the title in the 14-15 division of the Birmingham Junior Shootout last week at Limestone Springs. Patrick’s two-day total of 141 was 19 shots better than second-place finisher Brock McNeeley of Glencoe. Pepper Miller of Columbus, Ga., was third at 164. Patrick birdied three holes on the front nine and four on the back nine to secure the victory. Other winners: Connore Reid, Opelika, Boys 16-18; Taylor Gardner, Signal Mountain, Tenn., Girls 14-18; and Sierra Fink, Peachtree City, Ga., Girls 13-under. The Birmingham Junior Shootout was held as part of the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour, for more information visit -Rob Rice