This week: Nationwide Tour’s Moonah Classic, Thursday through Sunday, Moonah Links, Fingal, Victoria, Australia.
First-round score: 2-over-par 74.
Second-round score: 5-under-par 67.
Position: Putnam (3-under 141) sits in a group tied for 22nd, five strokes behind co-leaders Michael Sim and Josh Teater.
Recap: The Tacoma golfer posted his first under-par
round of 2009 when he came out blazing in his opening nine holes (four
birdies, one eagle). He was 6-under during a five-hole stretch,
including an eagle at the par-5 15th. Putnam has had an eagle in each
of his first two rounds.
Tee time Saturday: 10:57 a.m. local time with Adam Bland.