State amateur enters match play Wednesday

KESWICK, Va. (CBS19 SPORTS) -- Connor Messick shot a seven under par to take a two-stroke lead after the stroke play portion of the VSGA state amateur. On Wednesday, the tournament opens the match play portion of the tournament.

Ben Cooper and first-round leader Cameron Moore sit two back after stroke play.

The field was cut to 32 after play on Tuesday. Messick and Jack Montague will tee of at 7:30 Wednesday morning in the first of 16 one-on-one matches.

After the morning's 16 matches, the field will be cut to 16 with eight matches set to take place Wednesday afternoon. The quarterfinals and semifinals are set for Thursday. A champion will be crowned Friday.