AUGUSTA, Ga. — Bill Haas leads the first round of the Masters after he shot a 4-under 68 in a round that included six birdies and two bogeys.
He leads defending champion Adam Scott by one stroke.
There are six players who finished at 2-under 70 including former Vanderbilt golfer Brandt Snedeker who called a penalty on himself during his round.
David Uchiyama is a sports writer at the Chattanooga Times Free Press who began his tenure here in May 2001. His primary beats are UTC athletics — specifically men’s basketball and athletic department administration — and golf, which includes coverage from the PGA Tour to youth events. He also covers other high school sports, outdoor adventures, and contributes to other sections of the newspaper when necessary. David grew up in Salinas, Calif., and began working ...