LAKE MARY, Florida (January 13, 2016) -- Horses for
courses? Maybe. But not for Bob Kearney. He seems to like them
The Houston golfer is tearing his way across
Florida, and while he lost in a playoff at the Gateway
Senior last week the second-best player in the 2015
Rankings (he's first so far this year of course)
was coming off a win the week before at the Old
Today, Kearney added a 72 to his first round 69
to post 141 and lead a trio of players at 143 --
James Starnes (Ft. Myers, Fl), John Vaccaro
(Sarasota), and Mike Occi of Columbia, Maryland.
Out of that trio, the one to watch is definitely
Occi -- he won the tournament in 2012 and 2014 and
this course definitely suits him. But the defending
champ? That would be Kearney.
of Southern Pines, North Carolina (what a great
place for a golfer to live!) has taken the the lead
over Tim Miller of Venice (Florida that is) after a
solid two day total of 143 on rounds of 72 and 71.
The final round of this 54-hole tournament will
be played on Thursday.