WICHITA, Kan. — Ashland native Jason Allred finished in a tie for 94th after the opening day of the Prefered Health Systems Wichita Open on Thursday at Crestview Country Club.

WICHITA, Kan. — Ashland native Jason Allred finished in a tie for 94th after the opening day of the Prefered Health Systems Wichita Open on Thursday at Crestview Country Club.

Allred shot an even-par 72 to tie for 15 other golfers. He had birdies on hole Nos. 9, 14 and 18 but bogeyed Nos. 7, 15 and 17.

Overall, Casey Wittenberg leads at 8-under par. He carded a 63 and has a two-stroke lead over Kevin Johnson and Jason Gore.