Adam Scott Off to Another Solid Start at Bay Hill

Adam Scott during the first round at Bay Hill.
Getty Images

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Adam Scott is off to another good start in the Arnold Palmer Invitational with a 4-under 68 that put him one shot behind the early leaders on a warm Thursday.

Scott didn't start quite as well as last year when he tied the course record with a 62. He only cares about finishing better. He couldn't hold a seven-shot lead on the weekend.

Kevin Na, Ken Duke and Jason Kokrak each had a 67 among the morning starters. Henrik Stenson, Brandt Snedeker and Billy Horschel were among those with Scott at 68.

Scott is still using a short putter, though he switched between a claw version of the grip for the shorter putts and a conventional grip for the longer putts.

Rory McIlroy played in the afternoon.

For more news that golfers everywhere are talking about, follow @si_golf on Twitter, like us on Facebook, and subscribe to our YouTube video channel.

 

More From the Web

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN