Chip McDaniel surges to Unbridled Tour lead, final round Thursday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Press Release) – Former UK star golfer Chip McDaniel shot 7-under

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Wednesday to take the Unbridled Tour lead heading into Thursday’s final round at University Club of Kentucky.

McDaniel sits at 12-under for the tournament, one shot in front of former Scott County and WKU standout Billy Tom Sargent and Georgetown, Ky. native Kyle Wilshire, both at 11-under.

Two-time defending Kentucky Open champion JB Williams is three shots off the lead at 9-under.

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McDaniel won the inaugural Unbridled Tour event at Boone’s Trace National Golf Club in May and is looking to take home the $9,500 check for first place in Thursday’s final round.

Play on Thursday begins at 9:30 a.m. with the leaders teeing off at 10:50 a.m. The trophy and check presentation will follow the round at approximately 3 p.m.

Thursday’s final round tee times are as follows:

  • 9:30 AM – Frankie Morgan, Hugo Archer
  • 9:40 AM – Cooper Musselman, Nathan Kerns
  • 9:50 AM – Shawn Tipton, Ryan Gillum, Trey Cox
  • 10:00 AM – Florian Loutre, Ashton Van Houre, Kent Bulle
  • 10:10 AM – Matt Harris, Will Grimmer, Andrew Strother
  • 10:20 AM – Jacob Poore, Kyle Alexander, Cooper Parks
  • 10:30 AM – Sam Love, Dylan Meyer, Fred Allen Meyer
  • 10:40 AM – Jonathan Hewett, Trey Shirley, JB Williams
  • 10:50 AM – Kyle Wilshire, Billy Tom Sargent, Chip McDaniel

Click to enlarge scores.

Full tournament scores are below.

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