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August 1, 2013

Lee qualifies for state amateur

FAIRMONT — On July 1-7, Caleb Lee participated in The Greenbrier Classic, West Virginia’s only PGA Tour event.

It’s less than a month later and Lee is at it again for round two.

This time the North Marion graduate will be participating in the state amateur tournament at The Greenbrier Aug. 5-8.

He placed third in a field of 78 players at Bridgeport Country Club Monday, shooting a 2-over 74, to qualify.

This will be Lee’s second time playing in the state amateur tournament. He qualified for the event last year by shooting the same 74 at the qualifying event.

In the tournament last year, he shot 80 each day and missed the cut by six shots. He’s hoping to improve on that performance next week.

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