Local strong at Future Masters

DOTHAN, Ala. -- Lawrenceville's Jacob Bayer finished in the top eight of the 2013 Future Master tournament in Dothan, Ala., this week, carding a three-over par 213 in the three-day event.

The finish was the highest for any Georgia golfer in the 13 to 14 age group.

Dacula's Alex Markam finished eight over par and in the top-26 and Buford resident Jordan Rodriguez finished 10-over in the event which ended Wednesday.

In the 11 to 12 age group, Suwanee's Preston Topper finished in the top-7 at 5-over par. Norcross' Liam Shinn shot 2-over for medalist honors in the 10-under group's two-round tournament, Duluth's Carter Loflin finished in the top-13.