Nelson misses U.S. Senior Open cut

Kirk Nelson of Kihei has missed the cut at the U.S. Senior Open, closing with a 14-over-par 84 on Friday for a 24-over total of 164 at Omaha County Club in Nebraska.

Nelson, a professional at Elleair Maui Golf Club, finished ahead of just three other players. He opened Friday with three straight pars, and was 2 over for his round through six holes, but finished the front nine bogey-triple bogey-bogey.

Players at 5 over and better advanced to the third round.

Michael Allen led by five strokes after a 63 left him at 130. Rocco Mediate (67) was in second place.