Mike McNulty of the Park Country Club shot even-par 71 Tuesday to finish one stroke behind the co-leaders after the first of three rounds of the New York State Senior Amateur Championship at Mohawk Golf Club in Schenectady.
McNulty bogeyed the par-3 No. 2 hole and birdied the par-5 13th and played par golf the rest of the way. Robert Hughes of Watertown and Bob Cooper of Schnectady share the lead after 1-under 70s, Daniel Russo (Schuyler Meadows) is tied with McNulty at 71.
Bob Rosen (Country Club of Buffalo) shot 4-over 75 and is tied for 16th place.