Langdale shoots 66 to lead Palmetto Amateur

Palmetto Golf Club
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Thursday, June 7, 2012

AIKEN, S.C. – Austin Langdale, a high school senior from Townville, S.C., shot 4-under 66 Thursday at Palmetto Golf Club to take the first-round lead in the Palmetto Amateur.

Langdale, who has committed to attend Clemson, holds a one-shot lead over Billy Kennerly, a sophomore at Clemson who is from Alpharetta, Ga.

Only eight players broke par in the opening round on the 6,713-yard, par-70 course. The 72-hole event concludes Sunday.

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