Zheng leads U.S. Junior Amateur qualifier after 65

Sampson-Yunhe Zheng leads the U.S. Junior Amateur Championship qualifier at Palm-Aire Country Club’s Champions Course after Monday’s first round.

The Kissimmee golfer fired a 65 for a three-shot lead over Orlando’s Manuel Girona. Saint Stephen’s golfer Ryan Kinkead posted a 73 to top area players. The tournament concludes Tuesday.

Jason Dill, sports reporter