CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Tar Heel Bailey Patrick fired a 1-over par 72 and was the runner-up at the 54th North Carolina Amateur Championship being played at Carolina Golf Club. Patrick, a rising senior from Charlotte, posted a 11-under 273 and finished three strokes behind the winner.
Patrick's final round featured three birdies and four bogeys on the par-71, 6,964-yard layout. William Register, an incoming freshman for the Tar Heels, shot an even par 71 on Sunday to finish in 12th place at 7-under 277. Michael McGowan, who played for the Tar Heels 2010-2013, fired a 4-under 67 and finished alone in 13th place with a 6-under 278 total total while Matt Crenshaw, a 2001-2005 UNC letterman, carded a 2-under 69 and tied for 29th at 1-over 285.