Forum staff reports, Published December 03 2009
Golf: Fargo’s Schultz tied for 23rd at PGA Q-SchoolWEST PALM BEACH , Fla. – Fargo’s David Schultz is tied for 23rd after shooting an even-par 72 on Wednesday during the first round of the final stage of the PGA Tour Qualifying tournament. Troy Merritt shot a 5-under 67 to lead a field of 170 players.
The top 25 finishers and ties after the six-round tournament will earn cards for 2010, with roughly 50 more earning fully exempt status for the Nationwide Tour.
Other notable first-round scores included David Duval with 71, Jesper Parnevik at 73, Tim Herron at 74 and former British Open champion Todd Hamilton at 76.