Garrigus looking for redemption in Reno


Reno-Tahoe OpenRENO, Nevada – Robert Garrigus shot a 7-under 65 to share the second-round lead with Matt Bettencourt at the Reno-Tahoe Open on Friday.

Bettencourt led after the first round with a 66 and had a three-stroke lead with three holes to go in the second round. But he bogeyed the last two to finish with a 69 while Garrigus added a birdie down the stretch.

The two, bidding for their first win on the PGA Tour, are two strokes ahead of John Mallinger, who shot a 67 and is third at 136. Bob Heintz, Bill Lunde, John Merrick and Kevin Stadler were at 137.

Chad Campbell and Chris DiMarco were four strokes off the lead at 138.