Western New York golfers have their eyes focused north, on Niagara Falls Country Club in Lewiston, NY. Intermittent showers on Thursday and Friday have softened the greens, allowing the players to take aim on all hole positions and fairway short cuts. Scoring should be low and excitement high as the tournament passes the midway point and heads for the trophy presentation.
Similar fireworks are exploding around the golfing world…Take a look~
Women’s British Open:
Thursday}Meena Lee opened with 7-under to take the lead;
Friday}Stacy Lewis birdied 6 consecutive holes on way to -6,also posted by Yani Tseng and Jiyai Shin;
}Se Ri Pak currently -8 on course and in tournament lead;
}Dewi Claire Schreefel current -4 through 6, nearing lead.
Thursday} Trevor Immelman -6 on day, holds 1-stroke lead; This is the event won with a final-round 59 in 2010.
USGA Senior Open:
Thursday} Olin Browne opens 2ith 4 birds & 2 eagles on way to -7 and clubhouse lead by 2.
Thursday} J.T. Killeen with 10 birdies on way to -9 and lead; Scott Gardiner with 6 birds & 1 eagle in 2nd; joined by Joel Edwards’ 7 birds.