Round 1 Leader Marcus Mohr. Photo Credit: Alps Tour Golf/ Federico Capretti.
2nd November 2022 | Alps Tour Golf
Marcus Mohr leads after Round 1 at the 2022 Alps Tour Stage 1 Qualifier
Acaya, November 2nd 2022- England’s Marcus Mohr leads with a 4 under-par after the first round of the 2022 Alps Tour Stage 1 Qualifier which is currently being played at Acaya Golf Club. A former winner on the Alps Tour, Marcus is attempting to gain his playing status for the 2023 season. He opened his round today with 5 birdies and a single bogey on the front nine holes, and then closed out his round with a bogey and a birdie on the back nine. Marcus had some very strong performance over the past few years including a victory at the 2018 Open St Francois Guadeloupe.
In second place only 2 strokes back, one of Ireland’s hopefuls Ronan Mullarney with a 1st round score of 2 under-par with 3 birdies and a single bogey. He is looking to gain playing status and stability on the Alps Tour for the 2023 season to evolve from his career on the EuroPro Tour. He turned professional in 2019 and competed in the 2022 Open Championship.
French amateur Louis Joubin, shot an even par 71 for today’s first round and sits in 3rd place. At the conclusion of today’s round, there are only two players under-par.
The 38 players in the field were welcomed with beautiful sunny skies and a pleasant temperature with a highs around 24°. A very similar forecast is expected for tomorrow’s final round. Players will be teeing off from 8:00am until 10:12am. At the end of tomorrow’s final round, the top ranked players will gain access to next week’s 2022 Alps Tour Qualifying School Finals where full Alps Tour cards for the 2023 season will be given out.
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