Peter Malnati of Dandridge, TN opened his week at the eGolf Tourís third-annual Championship at St. James Plantation in stellar fashion, posting a course-record 63 to grab sole possession of the day one lead. A 76 on day two dropped him out of the eventís 36-hole lead, but a bounce-back 2-under 70 today on the difficult Reserve Club course at St. James has him clinging to a one-shot lead at 7-under par heading into Saturdayís fourth and final round.
The Championship at St. James Plantation is the sixth of 24 scheduled events on the 2012 eGolf Tour schedule, and is being contested this week at both the Reserve Club and Founders Club courses at St. James Plantation in Southport, NC.
Michael Sims shot a 2-over par 74 to finish T44th.
Simsí Third Round saw him shoot 5 Birdies, 8 Pars, 3 Bogeys and 2 Double Bogeys.