HONOLULU — Fairmont native William McGirt got a fast start to his season, birdieing the first four holes and climbing to first place before settling for a 3-under-par 67 and a tie for 12th place.
McGirt, beginning play on the back nine, birdied Nos. 10, 11, 12 and 13 and was alone in first before making bogeys on Nos. 15 and 17 and finishing with another birdie on No. 7.
He tees of today at 11:50 a.m. local time.
The tournament is his fifth event of the FedEx Cup season. He is currently 101st in the standings with 67 points.