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64s By Tolan, Brown Lead Utah Open, Utahns Close on Heels
Two out-of-staters Derek Tolan and Zenon Brown shot eight under par scores of 64 at Oakridge Country Club Friday to grab the first round lead of the Seigfried-Jensen Utah Open. Three Utahns, the Finau brothers Tony and Gipper, and Dusty Fielding of Richfield are right on their heels, just one shot behind the leaders. Another Utahn, Nick Killpack, is just one more shot back with a 66.
Defending champion Clay Ogden and former Masters champion Mike Weir each shot an opening round of two under par 70 which puts them in the 31st place group.
As expected Zac Blair is the leading amateur with a five under par 67, while unexpectedly 14-year-old Rhett Rasmussen is tied with Mason Casper as the second low am. They both shot 69s. Other amateurs who shot under par were Greg Wojtkun and Justin Keiley with 71s.
Mike Malaska, who won the Utah Open way back in 1974, shot a 67 along with other Utahns Matt Baird of Riverside Country Club and Zach Johnson of Davis Park.
Oakridge Country Club
Round One Results
64- Derek Tolan, Zenon Brown
65- Dusty Fielding, Tony Finau, Gipper Finau
66- Nick Killpack, Ryan Hogue
67- Mike Malaska, Brad Besler, Zac Blair-a, James Drew, Matt Baird, Zach Johnson
68- Tele Wightman, Mark Owen, Casey Fowles, Nicholas Mason, Jerry Sneve, Matt Montez, Anthony Verna
69- Devin Daniels, Rhett Rasmussen-a, Robert Kalinowski, Derek Butts, Jeffrey Hamm, Mason Casper-a, Brian Prouty, Kane Webber, Blake Moore
70- Tommy Sharp, Justin Shluker, Dustin Volk, Dustin Pimm, Pete Stone, Zahkai Brown, Pat Grady, Nathan Lashley, Steve Schneiter, Mike Weir, Ryan Thomas, Jacob O’Keefe, Chris Peterson, Nathan Page, Daniel Miernicki, Drew Scott, Chris Moody, Clay Ogden, Blake Moore, Dino Giacomazzi
71- Scott Smith, Adrian Wadey, Greg Wojtkun-a, Tyler Weworski, Justin Keiley-a, Anthony Aguilar, Joe Summerhays, Drew Stolz, Boyd Summerhays
72- Jim Carson, Gary Knight-a, Wade Olson, Jake Solomon-a, Alex Ching, Tracy Zobell, Luke Swilor, Jeff Evans-a, Doug Garwood, Todd Demsey, Eric Nielsen, Jimmy Blair, Jeff Lyons, Jonathan Gibbs, Mitch Carlson
73- Nick Drost-a, Jeff Thomsen, Nick Carter, Bob Casper, Ryan Kartchner, Jonathan Pannone, Luke Martin, Luke Symons, Dan Horner-a, Shawn Edwards, Brett Wayment, Jordan Hammer-a, Chris Stover, John Kostis
74- Jeff Clifton, Zach Pritchard-a, Jonathon Ward, Cole Ogden-a, Todd Tanner, Jon Paupore, John Shaw III, Dane Jensen-a, CJ Lee-a, Chad Cocco, Ryan Rhees, Devon Purser-a, Ryan Ellis, Henry White, Jared Barnes
75- Tua Tui, Mark Boggs, Brad Stone, Gary Brockbank-a, Cody Pughe, Dave DeSantis, Todd Meyer, Nick Micek, Kim Thompson, Scott Brandt, Kean Ridd, Jeremy Miller, Troy Watkins
76- Charles Class, McCoy Willey-a, Ron Branca, Corey Badger, Eddie Olson, Jimmy Burnett
77- Curtis Cook-a, Keith Lacome, Ryan Lowe-a, Brandon Bair, Tony McQuivey
78- Brent Moyes, Brett Watson, Quentin Sasser, Cody Lopez, Stacy Comacho, Colby Cowan
79- Mitch Jensen-a, Rod Zundel-a, John Abendroth, Dave Laughton, Ryan Colemere
80- Christian Jensen-a, Scott Fairbanks-a, Chris Gresh, Tyler Swensen
81- Chris Marx, Doug Brown
82- Ned Siegfried-a, Patrick Denney, Clint Melling, Kevin Morrison
83- Jeremy Green, Don Branca, Gary Schneiter, Tory Gattrell
84- Roy Christensen, Joseph Deluca, Jeff John, Neil Economy
85- Eric Kleven