WGT OPEN Tournament, Round 1 Grand Slam Quest

Reading Time: 2 minutes

1st Round Play at the Open began today 11/4/18 in my Quest to capture the Grand Slam !
I started out a bit slow today with 3 pars but managed to make birds on the next 3 holes. Then I drove my ball into a giant bunker on #7 next to the lip,and caught the lip with my second shot coming out , it fell into the deep rough. I proceeded to make a bogey there. Pared the 8th and then on the par 4 ninth hole I had the wind behind me and I made a Hole in one for a Double Eagle ! Wow what a surprise that was. So I finished the front at 5 under 31.
On the back I was able to make 5 more birdies with no bogeys for another 31 and I finished up with a solid 10 under 62.
This was leading the event last time I looked but the players that qualified to play have 2 more days to play their rounds before the 2 ed round starts on Friday. So far there is one guy with a 63 one shot behind. With about 12 more players to play anything can happen , you just never know.
Update,,, One player has shot 60 , 2 shots better than me and several more at 63 in the first round , so it looks to be a very close match to the end. One thing is for sure , tough day with heavy winds in the 20 to 30 mph range will most likely separate the pack.
It;s been fun and I hope you enjoy my writing. More to follow after I play the second round so Keep them in the fairways my friends !!!


Free Online Website and Business Training Offered at Wealthy Affiliates. Join for free and learn how to create your own website.
Free Training,Chat Room, Affiliate Programs available.



Add your comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *