MOBILE, Ala. (AP) _ Rick Kuhn, a first year Hooters Tour player, carded a 4-under par 68 Thursday to take a one-shot lead after the first round of the $100,00 Grand Casino Classic.

Three players, including former PGA Tour member Rick Boldt, were tied for second in the tournament at the 6,725-yard Azalea City municipal course.

Also at 69 were Kevin Blanton and Bill Hoefle.