Son of PGA Pro Fred Funk Leads After Round One of the Northeast Amateur at Wannamoisett CC

Ken Bell

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Taylor Funk shot a blistering 5-under 65 for a one shot lead after the first round of the Northeast Amateur at the Wannamoisett Country Club in Rumford.  Taylor is the son of Fred Funk who is preparing to compete in the U.S. Senior Open in Sacramento.

Newport’s John Hayes IV shot 2-under, 67.  Coventry’s Bobby Leopold shot plus 2, 71.  Two-time RI state high school champ Will Dickson finished at 6-over, 75.