Playing in the first group of the day, Stephen Dressel of St. Davids Golf Club set the pace with a 4-under-par 66 and grabbed a 1-stroke lead Wednesday after the first day of the 36-hole Golf Association of Philadelphia Middle-Amateur Championship at Overbrook Golf Club in Villanova.
Olympic equestrian performers will return to the event, which begins Thursday.
We appreciate that theres some out there that want to make this a political event. Were not, said USGA executive director Mike Davis.
This will be the second time the club has been the host site for the biennial competition matching women amateurs from the United States against those from Britain and Ireland.
Classic Empire was second, and Derby winners Always Dreaming was eighth.
Mystic Strike, owned by Upland Partners, won the Radnor Hunt Cup.
Recapping writers' Kentucky Derby selections and their predictions for the second leg of the Triple Crown.
It may be too much too soon for Always Dreaming, who won the Kentucky Derby just two weeks ago.
He shot a 72 to tie with South Africa native Lodie Van Tonder at Running Deer Golf Club
The main event is a heavyweight championship bout between Stipe Miocic and Junior Dos Santos, the only man who has beaten Stipe in the last three years.
Heavyweight boxer Chuck Wepner, from Bayonne, N.J., talks about his new movie, "Chuck," about being known as The Real Rocky, his history with Sylvester Stallone and with Muhammad Ali, and his inspiring life story.
The Xfinity Series will have races in Dover, Del., and at Pocono Raceway next month.
Dominic Korir bested Philip Mburu by less than a second. Askale Merachi of Ethopia captured the womens title.
It was a muddy race and no contest at the end
Unlike past years, there is no clear frontrunner among the 20-horse field.