Augusta National didn’t put up the challenge most had expected yesterday for the first round of the Masters so there were a lot of low numbers on the board.
Spain’s Sergio Garcia and Australia’s Mark Leishman share the lead after shooting 6-under par 66. Dustin Johnson is just one back of the lead at five-under and Fred Couples is in a large group at 4-under. Tiger Woods shot a 2-under 70. He’s only 4 shots back. Rory McIlroy is six off the pace with Phil Mickelson five shots behind.
And that 14-year old eighth grader from China, Tianlang Guan, shot a one-over 73 and impressed many of the players, like defending champ Bubba Watson, who opened with a 75