Colusa's Burgess shoots 72 at Open
Colusa's Ric Burgess shot a 72 in the opening round of the Senior Northern California Open Championship at Diablo Grande Resort in Patterson.
Burgess, a PGA Pro at Colusa Golf & Country Club who won the Northern California PGA Senior Club Professional and Stroke Play Championship last month at Stockton Golf & Country Club, was tied with six others at 72, four strokes back of leader Casey Boyns.
Boyns, of Pacific Grove, shot a 4-under-par 68.
Two players were tied at 69 and three were tied at 70.
The 54-hole stroke play championship will have a 36-hole cut after the second round.