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Valdosta, GA (Sports Network) - Hudson Swafford fired a 5-under 67 on Friday and grabbed a 1-stroke lead through two rounds of the South Georgia Classic.

Swafford, who is seeking his second Web.com Tour win, sits at 8-under-par 136 through 36 holes, while Bhavik Patel (70), D.J. Brigman (67), Will Wilcox (66), Andrew Loupe (68) and Michael Putnam (68) are one shot back at 7-under 137.

Overnight leader Ryan Spears, a tour rookie, stumbled to a second-round 73 at Kinderlou Forest Golf Club and dropped into a tie for seventh place with Alexandre Rocha (71), Nick Rousey (70), Philip Pettitt, Jr (72) and Troy Merritt (72) at 5-under.

Current money list leader Edward Loar (70) is tied with six others at 4-under through 36 holes.

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