Round 1 at the Heritage

1 of 6 Michael Cohen/
Jerry Kelly reacts after missing a birdie putt on 18. He finished in the lead at eight under par in the first round of the Verizon Heritage.
2 of 6 Michael Cohen/
Rod Pampling started strong with four birdies on the front nine. However, bogeys on 12, 15 and 18 left him six strokes off the lead.
3 of 6 Michael Cohen/
Stephen Ames finished with a one-over-par 72.
4 of 6 Steve Grayson/
Jose Coceres (left) was tied with Stephen Leaney in third place, three strokes off the lead.
5 of 6 Steve Grayson/
Ernie Els came out hot with a birdie and an eagle. He ended the day in second place.
6 of 6 Steve Grayson/
Jim Furyk finished at even par.