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Justin Thomas, 17, sets mark with 65

Updated: August 2, 2010, 8:24 PM ET
Associated Press

FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- Justin Thomas of Goshen, Ky., set a course record with a 7-under 65 and leads the 35th Junior PGA Championship by one stroke.

Thomas' opening round Monday included an eagle, seven birdies and two bogeys on the 7,255-yard Jack Nicklaus-designed Sycamore Hills course, which hosted the event for the first time.

Thomas is one stroke in front of fellow 17-year-old Oliver Schniederjans, of Powder Springs, Ga. Seven players are five strokes back.

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