Calvin Dearborn of Davis and Montrose's Rick DeGroff are in the lead in the West Virginia Senior Four-Ball Championship after shooting an 8-under-par 64 in the opening round Tuesday at Canaan Valley Resort.
Defending champions Steve Fox and Harold Payne shot 1-over-par 73 and are nine strokes back from the leaders.
The highlight of the day came from Ellenboro's Roy Hammond, who sank a double eagle on Canaan's par-5 No. 3 hole.
Leading the senior flight are Allen Bailes of Charleston and Hurricane's Tom Turner, who are sitting at 7 under.
Today's final round begins at 9 a.m.
WVU SPORTS: The West Virginia University women's soccer team moved up one spot to No. 9 in Soccer America's Top 25 poll.
The Mountaineers (3-0-1) are the highest-ranked Big 12 Conference team in the poll. WVU also broke into the National Soccer Coaches Association of America/Continental Tire Poll, checking in at No. 19.