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Tommy Armour III leads in Milwaukee

July 11, 2002 at 11:03 PM

MILWAUKEE, July 11 (UPI) -- Tommy Armour III, whose only PGA Tour victory came a dozen years ago, grabbed the opening-round lead at the Greater Milwaukee Open Thursday by firing a 7-under 64.

Armour, whose grandfather won the PGA Championship in 1930, had a one-shot advantage over Bo Van Pelt, Kenny Perry, Deane Pappas and Jeff Sluman.

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Another shot back at 65 were defending champion Shigeki Maruyama, Steve Stricker, Bryce Molder and Kelly Gibson.

Jerry Kelly, who won last week at the Western Open, shot a 70. He said he was worn out after his emotional victory.

"That was probably the worst lack of adrenaline I've ever had in a golf round," Kelly said. "I was pretty happy to get out of there with 1-under. I was kind of a mess out there. My face muscles were tired. My eyeballs were tired."

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