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Heat too much for ALS-battling Julian

Updated: June 1, 2002, 2:53 AM ET
Associated Press

POTOMAC, Md. -- Jeff Julian, who is suffering from Lou Gehrig's disease, or ALS, saw his game fade in the heat Friday at the Kemper Open.

Julian, playing in the last group of the day as the temperature reached 90 degrees, shot 78 and missed the cut with a 12-over-par 154. He has missed the cut in all six events he's played this year.

``Heat's a big no-no with ALS,'' said Julian's wife, Kimberly, standing under a sun umbrella at the fourth tee. ``Heat and stress. It brings on ...

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