The Bermuda Golf Associationís Amateur Match Play Championship qualifying round got underway at the Mid Ocean Club.
Usually the wind and rain wait until the final round to make an appearance for this Championship, however mother nature felt it was time for a change and greeted the players early this morning.
The defending Men's Champion, Jarryd Dillas, shot an impressive 1-under par 70 to put himself to the front of the pack ahead of nearest rivals Blake Marshall who shot a 6-over par 76 and Fraser Hunt shot a 8-over par 78. Four other players are tied at 80.
In the Ladies Division, Kathy Lloyd Hines has taken a small lead over past winner Katrin Burnie with Linda Down is sitting in 3rd place.
Menís Open Qualifying Leaderboard
70 Jarryd Dillas 76 Blake Marshall 78 Fraser Hunt 79 Spencer Wideman 80 Mitchell Campbell 80 Jevon Roberts 80 Sergio Edness 80 Leroy Robinson 81 Ian Page 86 Gary Brangman 89 Scott Barnett 94 Walter Jackson 106 Greg Steede 113 Roddy Masters
Ladies Open Qualifying Leaderboard
86 Kathy Lloyd-Hines 89 Katrin Burnie 90 Linda Down 91 Ann Symonds 95 Sandy Hutchings 100 Tracy Burgess 100 Betty-Ann Sudbury 115 Lori Goodwin