• 70°

Brantley 4th at AISA golf tourney

Scott Brantley, an Escambia Academy senior, placed fourth  at the AISA State Golf Championship in Troy. It was Brantley’s seventh straight state finals appearance.

Scott Brantley, an Escambia Academy senior, placed fourth at the AISA State Golf Championship in Troy. It was Brantley’s seventh straight state finals appearance.

Scott Brantley, a senior at Escambia Academy, finished in fourth place in this year’s AISA State Golf Championship, held at Troy Country Club, on April 27-28.

Brantley shot 77 on his first round and followed up with a 72, just 1-over par, on the second day.

This fourth-place finish also earned him a spot on the All-State team, comprised of the top five low scoring golfers, for the second time in his high school career.

Brantley began participating in the state championship tournament as a sixth grader and has qualified every year since then, making seven total appearances. He is the son of John and Janet Brantley of Atmore.