Phillips, Reed ad­vance at ASGA match play

Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - - SCOREBOARD -

Nora Phillips of Hot Springs knocked off de­fend­ing cham­pion Sarah Wright 5 and 4 on Wed­nes­day in the quar­ter­fi­nals of the Arkansas State Golf As­so­ci­a­tion’s Match-Play Cham­pi­onship at Maumelle Coun­try Club.

Wright, of Fayetteville, had pre­vi­ously de­feated Phillips by two strokes last month to win the ASGA Cham­pi­onship at Hot Springs Coun­try Club.

Phillips will now face Julie Ox­en­dine of Dover in a semi­fi­nal this morn­ing. Ox­en­dine, the top seed, had a bye into the semi­fi­nals. The other semi­fi­nal will pit Taylor Reed of Lit­tle Rock against MaKen­zie Dou­glas of Clarksville. Reed de­feated Kerry Lareau of Lit­tle Rock 3 and 1 in a quar­ter­fi­nal match Wed­nes­day, while Dou­glas had a bye as the tour­na­ment’s No. 2 seed.

The tour­na­ment con­cludes at 8:30 a.m. Fri­day.

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