Nick O'Hern took advantage of calm morning conditions as one of the first players off the tee Thursday to shoot a 7-under-par 65 and take a one-stroke lead over Chris Riley in the first round of the Reno-Tahoe Open.
Brad Benjamin topped top-seeded Nick Taylor 7 and 6 in the 30-hole finale of the U.S. Amateur Public Links golf championship.
Top-seeded Nick Taylor of Canada has advanced to the finals of the U.S. Amateur Public Links, where he will face Ben Benjamin of Rockford, Ill.