Illinois Amateur: Slutzky with big lead
WHEATON, Ill. (July 15, 2014) -- Chadd Slutzky jumped out to a big lead at the Illinois State Amateur on Tuesday.

Slutzky fired a fantastic six-under 66 at Cantigny Golf and holds a four-stroke lead over the field. He spaced his birdies out well, making birdie on the first, fifth, and seventh, before he made eagle on the par-5 14th. He closed with a birdie for the 66.

Matthew Weber, Nick Hardy, and Blake Johnson all shot two-under 70 and are tied for second.

Defending champion Tee-K Kelly posted a first-round 73 and is tied for 11th.

Results are posted below.

ABOUT THE Illinois State Amateur

Must be a resident of the state of Illinois and advance through an 18-hole qualifier prior to the event. Format is 72-holes of stroke play over three days. The low 35 after round 2 will advance to the 36-hole final day.

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