Locals shoot 75 at Mid-Am
Brandon Haase and Jim Gifford of Mohawk Golf Club, as well as Jim Maynard of McGregor Links and Jim Welch of Olde Kinderhook each shot 75 in the opening round of the 29th annual New York State Mid-Amateur Golf Championship today at Midvale Country Club.
Co-leaders with 69 are Raman Luthra of Crag Burn Golf Club and Tim Sauer of Clifton Springs Country Club.
Welch is a former Mid-Amateur champion, as is Country Club of Troy's Matt Clarke, who shot 78. Fellow CC of Troy member Dave Arakelian shot a 79.
The three-day event continues Saturday and Sunday.