Princeton’s Emma Talley had a one under par 70 in the first round of the LPGA Tour’s Northwest Arkansas Championship Friday. Talley is seven shots behind Gaby Lopez who had an eight under 63.
Brian Harman followed up an opening-round 64 with a 4-under 66 to take the lead at the PGA Tour’s Travelers’ Championship. Harman is 10-under 130 through 36 holes and one shot clear of three golfers. Kentuckian JB Holmes is tied for 11th at six under par with Louisville area native Justin Thomas tied for 17th at five under. Nashville’s Brandt Snedeker did not make the cut.
Steve Stricker had an eight under 64 and has a one shot lead on Brad Bryant after one round of the PGA Tour Champions American Family Insurance Classic. Franklin’s Kenny Perry is tied for 31st at two under 70 while Paducah’s Russ Cochran stands at four over 76.