FORT WAYNE, Ind. — Ashland native Jason Allred shot a 1-under par 71 in the second round of the Hotel Fitness Championship on Friday to climb 10 spots into a tie for 62nd place at Sycamore Hills Golf Club.

Allred sits at 1-under overall heading into the third round of the Tour event, nine strokes behind the leaders. He had two birdies on the front nine and two on the back, but also bogied three par 4s in another up-and-down round.

Allred finished on a high note, sinking a birdie putt on the par 4 ninth hole.

The Hotel Fitness Championship is the first tournament of the 2014 Tour Finals, a series of four tournaments that, beginning in 2013 replaced the PGA Qualifying Tournament.