ENDICOTT, N.Y., July 4 (UPI) -- Joe Ozaki, seeking his first win on the Champions Tour, took a two-shot lead Friday after one round of the Dick's Sporting Goods Open in Endicott, N.Y.
Ozaki's 9-under 63 at the En-Joie Golf Club missed the course record by a stroke.
Ozaki closed with four straight birdies to post his lowest round on the Champions circuit.
Bruce Vaughan, whose best tour finish has been a second in this tournament a year ago, shared sixth place at 67 with Bobby Wadkins, Morris Hatalsky, John Harris and Des Smyth.
Defending champion R.W. Eaks had a 75 in a round that included three double bogeys.