North Augustans sweep golf titles

Jeff Pope cruised to victory in the regular division of the Augusta City Amateur on Sunday while fellow North Augustan Glen Hurt won the senior division in dramatic fashion.

Pope, who is 46, closed with even-par 72 at Forest Hills Golf Club to win by three shots, finishing at 7-under 209 for the 54 holes.

Hurt, 56, birdied his final three holes, also for 72, to beat Grovetown’s Richard Maddox (76 on Sunday) by two shots. Hurt finished at 216.

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