JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (May 2, 2014) -- Danny Nelson fired a 4-under 68 and leads by three shots at the 2014 Timuquana Cup at Timuquana Country Club.
Nelson, a Savannah, Georgia-area elite player, opened up the three-shot lead on a solid field consisting of 40 of the top mid-amateurs and 20 of the top senior amateurs in the country.
Josh Hammond is alone in second place thanks to his 1-under 71.
Ben Hayes, Blair Scurlock and Charles Waddell all shot even-par 72 and are tied for third place.
Five shots behind and tied for sixth place is a group of three players hoping to make a run on Saturday's second of three rounds, including former NCAA champion Nick Gilliam.
For a full rundown of the Round 1 scores, follow the results link below.