Jackson Golfer Poised atop Tennessee State Amateur Championship in Memphis

Third round action of the Tennessee State Amateur Championship at Memphis Country Club....University of Memphis golfer Ian Rochester won the Pub Links just a week ago...he sets up a birdie put with the nice shot on 18.

Rochester stumbling a bit Thursday, shooting 2-over...he's 5 shots off the lead.

Ootlewah's Bryce Ledford had been as many as 6-under in the third round until a disasterous back nine...he ends up 3-under for the tournament in second place.

The man to catch Friday is Jackson's Danny Green...he shoots even par Thursday and takes a 1-shot lead into the final round.

A trio of Memphis golfers are tied for third place...Jimmy Wittenberg, Jr., MGA winner Brice Bailey, and Tim Jackson.