Spittle fires a 71 in the opening round of the Rapiscan Systems Classic

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Rod Spittle shot a -1 (71) in the first round of the Champions Tour Event in Biloxi Mississipi this afternoon.

Spittle’s round included four birdies and three bogeys and puts him tied for 12th in this weeks tournament.

In the three events, Spittle has played this season his best finish has been T50 at the Colorguard Classic.

Spittle’s best finish in this tournament came last year when he finished tied for sixth, shooting 68,68, 71.

Canadian Stephan Ames also in the event, shot a 71 as well.

This week Spittle also took the time to go to a local school and read to students.