From The Tribune staff reports
BIRMINGHAM— Two Trussville sisters recently paired up to finish first and second at the Birmingham Golf Association Jr. Championship in Birmingham.
Mary Grace Davidson, a junior on the Hewitt-Trussville golf team, sank two eagles and seven birdies at the Vestavia Country Club to place atop the girls’ leader board at 6-under (70-66—136). Molly Brown Davidson, a rising eighth-grader, placed right behind her sister with a 2-under (71-69—140) finish through 36 holes.
Both girls did their best work down the stretch, as Mary Grace shot 5-under on Day 2 to go with a 2-under round from Molly.
Ward Harris, of Vestavia Hills, ran away with the overall title with rounds of 67-63—130. Leading the 16-19 age group, and second overall, was Mountain Brook’s Elad Sebbag, who shot 68-69–137.
Jack Childers, of Helena, won the 12-13 age group with a 5-under finish and Vestavia’s Seve Winebrenner claimed the 10-11 nine-hole title with rounds of 39-37.
The Birmingham Golf Association covers seven counties in central Alabama, including Jefferson.