KNOXVILLE — The third round of the Tennessee Amateur at Cherokee Country Club was washed out by heavy rain on Thursday. Play will resume on Friday with second-round leader Tim Jackson still possessing a four-shot lead.
Jackson shot even par through nine holes before the rain came. He opened the tournament with a 66 on Tuesday and followed that 64 for his 10 under par total.
At 10-under-par for the tournament, Jacksonis four shots clear of Will Pearson and Lexus Keoninh, both of Memphis.
Steve Johnson of Lookout Mountain was tied for 10th as the third round began. UTC golfer Davis Bunn was tied for 13th.