No. 2 MGCCC trails by 5 at Meridian

No. 2 MGCCC trails by 5 at Meridian

No. 2 Mississippi Gulf Coast shot 8-over in the first round of MACJC Event #4, and the Bulldogs trail No. 4 Meridian by five shots its Northwood Country Club.


Jackson Wedgeworth (So., West Jones/Soso) shot a 1-over 72 and is tied for sixth, three behind Copiah-Lincoln's Zachary Smith, who leads the field.


Brice Wilkinson (Fr. Madison Central/Madison) and Colby Entriken (So., Hancock/Pass Christian) are another shot back tied for eighth. Miles Jackson (Fr. Biloxi/Biloxi) is at 3-over tied for 12th.


Meridian's top four golfers finished in the top 11 Monday.


The field tees off for the second and final round Tuesday at 9 a.m.

Team scores

Team Score
Meridian 287 (+3)
MGCCC 292 (+8)
Copiah-Lincoln 297 (+13)
Itawamba 304 (+20)
East Central 306 (+22)
Meridian B 307 (+23)
Hinds 317 (+33)
East Mississippi 341 (+57)

MGCCC scores

Player Score
T6. Jackson Wedgeworth 72 (+1)
T8. Brice Wilkinson 73 (+2)
T8. Colby Entriken 73 (+2)
T12. Miles Jackson 74 (+3)
T19. Colby Blake 77 (+6)
T19. Damien Dhossche* 77 (+6)
T24. Carter Nicholson* 78 (+7)
T26. Graham Evans* 80 (+9)

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