JOHNS CREEK, Ga. -- Two teams from Columbus are in the top eight Friday after the first round of the Georgia Four-Ball Championship.
Adam Cooper and Bubba Gallops are tied for third at 5-under-par 67.
Jason Fober and Cason Hammock are tied for eighth at 68. Fober and Hammock won the event in 2011.
Brian Carter and Neal Quirk Jr. of Atlanta are tied for the lead at 66 with Mike Cromer of Peachtree City and Dave Poteet of Suwanee.
Neil Hatcher and Stanton Schorr, also from Columbus, are tied for 40th at 72.
The three-round tournament, which is being played at the Standard Club, will continue through Sunday.