A trio of Canadians is crowding the top of the leaderboard at the Web.com Tour’s Rust-Oleum Championship in Ivanhoe, Ill., including Ben Silverman of Thornhill, Ont., who is tied for second.
Silverman is just one shot off the lead after he fired a six-under 66 in Thursday’s first round.
Calgary’s Ryan Yip and Adam Svensson of Surrey, B.C., are each tied for fifth after they both opened with a five-under 67.
Corey Conners, who will play in next week’s U.S. Open, is tied for 30th after he shot a first round 70.
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Vancouver’s Stephen Thomas is tied for third, five shots off the lead, after he shot a five-under 66 in the first round of the Puerto Plata DR Open in the Domican Republic on Thursday.
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David Hearn shot an even par 70 and is tied for 48th following the first round of the FedEx St, Jude Classic in Memphis.
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