Calgary, AB (Sports Network) - Rocco Mediate carded an 8-under 63 on Friday to grab the lead at the end of the first round of the Shaw Charity Classic.
Mediate is seeking his second win this season after capturing the title at the season-opening Allianz Championship. He has also posted four other top-10 finishes in 2013 to go along with his victory.
Bart Bryant, Jeff Sluman, Bobby Clampett and Rod Spittle shot matching 7-under 64s to share second place, while David Frost, Sandy Lyle, Craig Stadler, Michael Allen and Scott Hoch sit a stroke behind them at 6-under 65.
Joel Edwards, Mark Brooks, Kirk Triplett, Jay Don Blake and Tom Byrum all carded a 5-under 66 at Canyon Meadows Golf & Country Club to share 11th.
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