Wittenberg turned down Travelers invite; wins Nationwide event
Casey Wittenberg won the Preferred Health Systems Wichita Open on Sunday by two shots to win on the Nationwide Tour for the second time this season.
Wittenberg's gamble to play Nationwide pays off
Casey Wittenberg was eligible to play in the Travelers Championship last week but instead chose to play in the Nationwide Tour event. He made it pay off with a victory which all but assures him of his PGA Tour card for next year.
Piercy cards 62 holds three shot lead in Wichita
Scott Piercy fired a 9-under 62 Friday to move three strokes clear of the field after two rounds of the Wichita Open.
Big opening for players in need of money
Brad Elder ran away with the Preferred Health Systems Wichita Open title last year as he opened and closed with rounds of 6-under 65.
Nationwide Going to Wichita for Midwest Shootout
7/30/07 -- Fresh off the yearly shootout known as the Cox Classic, the Nationwide Tour remains in the Midwest this week for the Wichita Open.
Cheesman One Shot Ahead of Martin
8/15/02 -- Barry Cheesman shot a 5-under-par 65 Thursday to lead Casey Martin by one shot after the first round of the Buy.Com Wichita Open
Couch Close to Battlefield Promotion
7/30/05 -- Chris Couch fired a 5-under 66 on Saturday to move into a share of the lead after three rounds of the Wichita Open.
Daley Eyes History at Nationwide Event
7/25/06 -- The Nationwide Tour remains in the midwest this week for the second of three straight events in the nation's heartland.
Cotner Takes Early Lead in Kansas
7/29/04 -- Keoke Cotner opened with a 7-under-par 64 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead after the first round of the Wichita Open.
Thompsons 62 Leads Nationwide Event
8/2/07 -- Nicholas Thompson fired a 9-under-par 62 Thursday to grab a two-stroke lead after the opening round of the Wichita Open.