The Richmond Register

Sports

June 19, 2013

GOLF: Local golfers in the hunt at State Amateur

MADISON COUNTY — Several golfers with local connections are still in the hunt for a title after the first day of the 102nd Kentucky Amateur Championships.

Stuart Witt, a former Madison Central golfer and a senior at EKU, shot a +1, 73, on Tuesday at the Bowling Green Country Club and is tied for 19th.

EKU senior Garrett Hinton shot a +3, 75, and is tied for 45th.

Clay Hinton of Elizabethtown is in first place after the first round after shooting a -6, 66. Patrick Newcombe of Benton is one stroke back, while Tyler McDaniel of Manchester is two strokes off the pace.

EKU sophomore Ben Purcell is tied for 75th (77), EKU junior Taylor Riggs is tied for 92nd (78), Richmond’s Brad Newnam is tied for 104th (79), EKU sophomore Daniel DeLuca is tied for 117th (80), Richmond’s Adam Herald is tied for 127th (81) and EKU sophomore Kyle Congleton is 155th (92).

The second round of the three-round event is scheduled for today. The field of 156 golfers will be cut to the top 70 after the second round.

1
Text Only
Sports
AP Video
Raw: Japanese Soldiers Storm Beach in Exercises Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Broken Water Main Floods UCLA Two Women Narrowly Avoid Being Hit by Train In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast New Sanctions on Key Sectors of Russian Economy Crayola Announces Family Attraction in Orlando US Ready to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Kerry: Not Worried About Israeli Criticism Boater Rescued From Edge of Kentucky Dam Girl Struck by Plane on Florida Beach Dies Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre House to Vote on Slimmed-down Bill for Border Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Poll

Should Madison County’s three local governing bodies ban smoking in indoor public places?

Yes
No
     View Results