Wichita, KS (Sports Network) - Casey Wittenberg fired an 8-under 63 on
Thursday to grab a 2-stroke lead after the opening round of the Wichita Open.
Wittenberg, a former U.S. Amateur runner-up, earned his first tour win earlier
this year at the Louisiana Open.
Kevin Johnson, the 2006 champion, and Jason Gore, the Nationwide Tour leader
in career wins, share second place at 6-under 65.
Fabian Gomez, the 2007 runner-up, carded a 5-under 66 and is one of 11 players
tied for fourth on the North Course at Crestview Country Club.
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