VICTOR - Nolan Ditcher and Wil Lockwood put themselves in position to capture their respective divisions of the 2013 ANAdeeds Western New York PGA Junior Tour Championship during the event's opening round at Cobblestone Creek Country Club on Thursday.
Ditcher, a Randolph resident, leads the Boys 13-15 Division by a stroke after firing an opening-round 76 while Lockwood, a Bemus Point native, is two strokes off the lead in the Boys 16-18 Division after carding a 79.
Trailing Ditcher, who tees off today for the second round at 8:12 a.m., is Zach Chaddock of Fillmore and Ben Reichert of East Amherst with 77s.
Lockwood, meanwhile, begins second-round play today at 7:32 a.m. He is tied with Jordan Stanley of South Wales and is in pursuit of leader Patrick Hinkson of Lyndonville, who delivered a 77.
Second-round action will be held at Ridgemont Country Club in Rochester.