Berliner leads crowded leaderboard
Reigning Player of the Year Scott Berliner of Normanside Country Club shot an even-par 71 to lead a crowded leaderboard after the opening round of the Northeastern New York PGA Stroke Play Championship today at Mohawk Golf Club.
Nine players are within four shots of the lead heading into Tuesday's final round. One shot back are Ian Breen of Colonie Golf & Country Club, Bob Mucha of Greenock Country Club and Tom Sullivan of Wyantenuck Country Club.
Scott Berliner (Normanside CC) 71, Ian Breen (Colonie G&CC) 72, Bob Mucha (Greenock CC) 72, Tom Sullivan (Wyantenuck CC) 72, Peter Gerard (Mill Road Acres) 73, Nathan Kain (The Edison Club) 73, David Strawn (Cranwell Resort) 73, Frank Mellet (Colonie G&CC) 75, John Souza (Stadium GC) 75, Kevin Bennison (Taconic GC) 76, Josh Hillman (Berkshire Hills CC) 76, Tom Oppedisano (McGregor Links CC) 76, Tom Siddon (Massena CC) 76, Kevin Hughes (Saratoga Golf & Polo) 77, Anders Mattson (Saratoga National) 77, John Neet (Golf Galaxy) 77, Steve Vatter (Capital Hills at Albany) 77, Ron Philo Sr. (PGA Life Member) 78, Matt Smith (Canajoharie CC) 78, Rick Pohle (Taconic GC) 79, Paul Jaycox (Cobleskill G&CC) 80, Noel Gebauer (Town of Colonie) 82, Craig McLean (The Edison Club) 82, Steve Plata (Saratoga National) 82, Glenn Davis (Albany CC) 85.