NEWRY — Recent Madison Area Memorial High School graduate Seth Sweet shot a final round 79 to win the Maine Amateur Championship at Sunday River Golf Course today.

Sweet finished with a three-round total of 219 to finish three shots in front of two-time winner Ricky Jones and 2011 runner-up Jason Harris.

Sweet shot back-to-back 70s in the first-two rounds to take a 6-shot lead in the final round.