Three of the top four boys' seeds have advanced to the semifinals of the York County Junior Golf Association George Barton Match Play Championship at Grandview Golf Course.
No. 1 seed Gus Minkin, No. 2 seed Andrew Davis and No. 3 seed Byron Markle made the final four, along with No. 13 seed Michael Gruver. In Wednesday morning's semifinals, Minkin will face Gruver, while Davis will take on Markle. The semifinal winners will meet in the title match Wednesday afternoon.
Minkin moved on with a 5&4 victory Tuesday morning over No. 16 seed Devin Moore, and followed that with a 3&2 triumph in the afternoon over No. 9 seed Nick Geiman.
Davis downed No. 15 seed Trevor Sweitzer, 3&2, and then disposed of No. 10 seed John Bagnall, 3&1.
Markle earned a pair of tight 1-up victories over No. 14 seed Zach Dixon and No. 6 seed Kevin Crumbling.
Gruver, meanwhile, pulled off a pair of upsets, beating No. 4 seed Axel Hartman, 1-up, and No. 5 seed Brandon Greenplate, 5&4.
In the girls' division, Kendel Abrams defeated Alexandra Lowder in a first-round match, 7&5. In Wednesday morning's semifinals, Abrams will face No. 2 seed Victoria Ross, while Lauren Parrini will take on No. 1 seed Julianne Lee.
YORK COUNTY JUNIOR GOLF ASSOCIATION
George Barton Match Play Championship
Boys' 15-18 Blue Division
Tuesday's Round of 16
(1) Gus Minkin def. (16) Devin Moore, 5&4
(9) Nick Geiman def. (8) Dylan Reichard, 1 up
(13) Michael Gruver def. (4) Axel Hartman, 1 up
(5) Brandon Greenplate def. (12) James Davis III, 2&1
(2) Andrew Davis def. (15) Trevor Sweitzer, 3&2
(10) John Bagnall def. (7) Andy Stewart, 4&3
(3) Byron Markle def. (14) Zach Dixon, 1 up
(6) Kevin Crumbling def. (11) Connor Bacha, 4&3
Minkin def. Nick Geiman, 3&2
Michael Gruver def. Greenplate, 5&4
Davis def. Bagnall, 3&1
Markle def. Crumbling, 1 up
Minkin vs. Gruver
Davis vs. Markle
Kendel Abrams def. Alexandra Lowder 7&5
Julianne Lee vs. Lauren Parrini
Victoria Ross vs. Abrams