Ja make good start at CAGC tournament
IN the first day's play in the RBC 56th Annual Caribbean Amateur Golf Championships (CAGC) at the Royal St Kitts Golf Club, St Kitts, Jamaica's team has made a strong showing.
Keith Stein and Sean Morris are out in front in the Ramon Baez team competition with 65, six-under-par and three strokes ahead of the Cayman Islands. Trinidad and Tobago lie third.
The Super Seniors are in second place in the Higgs and Higgs Team competition. Dennis Atkinson and Opeton Marshall had a combined score of 72. The Puerto Rican team is one stroke ahead on 72. Barbados are currently in third.
The Hoerman Cup Team of Wesley Brown, Fabian Campbell, Ian Facey, William Knibbs and Jonathan Newnham is currently third behind the Dominican Republic and the OECS.
Robert Chin and Radcliff Knibbs, representing Jamaica in the Francis & Steele-Perkins Trophy Team, are two strokes off the lead, behind Barbados and the Bahamas.
The Jamaican ladies are in fourth position with 21-over-par in the George Teale Trophy event. Trinidad & Tobago are the leaders on 152. Puerto Rico are second on 154. Cayman are third on 155.
Play continues tomorrow in the second round of the four-day Championships.