Montgomerie leads after first day of Senior Open

Bookmark and Share
Make text smaller Make text larger

EDMOND, Okla. (AP) — Colin Montgomerie leads after the first round at the U.S. Senior Open.


Montgomerie shot a 6-under par 65 in oppressive heat Thursday at Oak Tree National. The Scotsman started on 10 and birdied 14, 15 and 16 on the way to a 33 on the back nine. He birdied six, seven and eight to finish strong.
Marco Dawson is second after a 66. He also started on the back nine and shot 2 under, then was steady on the front nine before making birdies on seven, eight and nine.
Mark Brooks shot a 68 and is third. Bernhard Langer, who already has won three Champions Tour events this year, shot a 2-under 69 and is in a five-way tie for fourth.
———
Follow Cliff Brunt on Twitter: www.twitter.com/CliffBruntAP .


Bookmark and Share Make text smaller Make text larger
comments powered by Disqus

Most Popular
August
2014
Saturday
23
S M T W T F S
27 28 29 30 31 1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
O-R's Poll Question of the Day