Phoenix Staff Reports
Several Oklahomans, including one local golfer, are competing at the USGA Amateur Public Links championship at Laurel Hill Golf Club in Lorton, Va.
Former Oklahoma State golfer Ian Davis of Edmond shot a 5-under 65 in Monday’s first round and is in a tie for second, two shots behind Eric Sugimoto of San Diego. Current OSU golfer Talor Gooch of Midwest City fired a 68.
Former Fort Gibson High grad Tanner Owens, who just wrapped up his college career at Rogers State, shot a 74 and is in the middle of the pack.
Stroke play continues today with match play beginning Wednesday, with the 36-hole championship match Saturday.