Calvin Ross of Fredericton leads the pack with an opening round 68, while Aubrey Farrell of Sydney Forks is in second after shooting a 69. Jordan Guenette of Minesing, Ont. and Jack Anderson of Halifax, N.S. are tied with Bruce in third.
Corner Brook’s Matthew Bonnell, meanwhile, is in a three-way tie for 12th overall after firing a round of 75 on Tuesday.
Daniel Bruce of Corner Brook is a little further back, in a tie for 57th with three other golfers, including Stephenville’s Ryan McNeil Lamswood. They both shot an 84.
Joseph Cluney of Corner Brook was in a two-way tie for 68 after carding a 95, and Corner Brook’s Nathan Eveleigh brought up the rear with a 118 on the day.
In junior girls play, Corner Brook’s Taylor Cormier was tied for 15th after opening day with an 88.