Harston Competes in Senior British Open Championship
Coach Buddy Harston
Coach Buddy Harston

Thursday, July 24, 2008

Lipscomb golf coach Buddy Harston completed the first round of the Senior Open Championship Thursday at the Royal Troon Golf Club in Ayrshire, Scotland.

Harston, who teed off at 7:40 a.m. Scotland time, 1:40 a.m. local time, shot a 79 and was tied for 120th with several golfers still on the course.

Harston qualified for the tournament by shooting a 76 at the Glasgow Gailes Course in Scotland, one of three qualifying courses.