Golf: Nilson leads Seniors
September 21. 2017 12:55AM
Ken Nilson of Ridgewood Country Club of Moultonborough heads into today’s second round leading the NHGA New Hampshire Senior Championship at North Conway CC by one stroke.
On Wednesday Nilson carded a two-under, 69 round, one shot ahead of Mike Blair of Bretwood GC) and two shots better than Phil Pleat of Nashua CC, Craig Steckowych of Portsmouth CC and Bill Everett of Laconia CC.
Nilson’s round included five birdies and three bogeys and Blair converted four birdies and three bogeys. Defending champ Pleat, who has won the New Hampshire Senior Championship five times, was at even par with one birdie and one bogey.
Other notable golfers in contention are Dan Arvanitis of Derryfield, who is three-over, along with nine-time State Am champ Bob Mielcarz of Concord.