First Posted: 1/15/2009
CONCORD – Fairmont native William McGirt is tied for 10th after opening with a 4-under-par 68 in the first round of the Tar Heel Tours Cabarrus Classic at Cabarrus Country Club.
McGirt, who is in fifth place on the tours money list with winnings of $22,535, had five birdies and a single bogey in his round. He is 5 strokes behind the leader, Kevin Kisner, who opened with a 63.
The three-round tournament continues today and ends Friday.
McGirt has finished in the top 10 in all four previous Tar Heel events this year.