Bettencourt, Garrigus share lead
RENO, Nev. — Robert Garrigus shot a 7-under-par 65 to share the second-round lead with Matt Bettencourt at the Reno-Tahoe Open.
Bettencourt led after the first round with a 66 and had a three-stroke lead with three holes to go in Friday’s second round. But he bogeyed the last two to finish with a 69, while Garrigus added a birdie down the stretch.
The two, bidding for their first win on the PGA tour, are two strokes ahead of John Mallinger, who shot a 67 and is third at 136.
Bob Heintz, Bill Lunde, John Merrick and Kevin Stadler were at 137.