Folz, Wyatt, and Wood Capture Top-10 Finishes in BG

Jiles Wyatt approaches the 17th holes Monday at the Bowling Green Country Club.

Jiles Wyatt and James Folz carded identical rounds of 81 Monday at the Kentucky Junior PGA Stop at the Bowling Green Country Club.

Both golfers shot a 9-over 81 to finish tied for sixth place, eight shots behind the winner Kannon Tucker of Somerset.

Folz, a Hopkinsville High junior, shot a 41 on the front-9 and a 40 on the back-9. His round included 11 pars.

Wyatt, a University Heights Academy junior, had a round that included three birdies and five pars. He shot a 2-over 38 on the back-9.

Hopkinsville sophomore Evan Pyle shot a round of 88 and finished in a tie for 15th place.

Meanwhile, Weston Wood played in his first competitive round in two weeks Monday. The University Heights Academy senior finished with a round of 84 in the 17-18 age division, which was seven shots behind the winner, Carson Sturgill of Bowling Green.
Wood’s round included three birdies and two pars on the front-9, with seven bogeys and two pars comprising the back-9.

Hopkins County Central senior Trae Barber shot an 87 to finish in 10th place.