Veteran standouts on the West Virginia golf circuit Pat Carter of Huntington and Sam O’Dell of Hurricane fired a 10-under-par 62 to claim a share of the lead after one round of the 2019 West Virginia Four Ball Championship Saturday at The Raven Golf Club at Snowshoe Mountain.
Carter and O’Dell are tied with 2017 Four Ball champions Mason Williams of Bridgeport and Ian Patrick of Huntington. The team of Ali Forsythe and Nick Fleming is third, just two strokes behind the leaders.
The Four Ball Championship is divided into flights after the first round. Drew Green of Beckley and Thomas Frazier of Huntington are tied for the lead of the First Flight with Tyler Adkins of Winfield and Jim Grimmett of Davin. Both teams carded an even-par 72 in the first round.
The final round begins at 8 a.m. Sunday.