COLUMBUS, Ga. -
Fifty-six golfers competed for eight open spots in the 85th Southeastern Amateur on Tuesday.
Ryan Allison of Melbourne, Fla. took home medalist honors in the qualifier round, shooting a four-under 67. Columbus native Zac Shellnut finished second with a two-under 69. Addison Coll, Carlos Rodgers and Blaine Woodruff tied for third at one-under, and Hager Collins, Rafael Jackson and Tyler Young tied at even par to make up the field.
The first grouping tees off at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday. The tournament runs through Saturday.