Top quote - Matt Every
"I kind of know the drill, one round isn't that big of a deal. It is nice to play well, but they don't hand out trophies after the first round," Every told reporters after an opening-round 64.
Best round - Matt Every
Every has only made two cuts this season, but fired his lowest round since a second-round 62 at the 2013 Greenbrier Classic. The Daytona Beach native made four birdies and an eagle for a bogey-free 64.
|Putts per GIR||1.545|
Shot of the day - Hudson Swafford
Swafford took dead aim at the par-3 fourth at TPC Southwind, leading to his second birdie in his first four holes. The 29-year-old would struggle the rest of the round, making seven bogeys en route to a 75.
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Biggest disappointment - Rickie Fowler
Fowler made a bogey, a double, and a triple for an opening-round 74 at TPC Southwind, while providing one of his worst ball-striking rounds in a while on tour.
|Putts per GIR||1.8|
Toughest hole - Par-4 10th
Stat - Harris English
- Stewart Cink hasn't won since the 2009 Open Championship at Turnberry, but his game has been impressive the last few weeks on tour. Cink finished T-10 at Colonial, T-25 at the Memorial, and qualified for the U.S. Open on Monday.
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