SEA ISLAND, Ga. — Gainesville’s Spencer Ralston fired a 4-under par 68 on Thursday in the opening round of the PGA Tour's RSM Classic.
Ralston sits tied for 17th after the opening day after carding five birdies and one bogey on the Plantation Course. He was at even par through his first 11 holes but caught fire with back-to-back-to-back birdies on Nos. 12, 13, and 14 and closed the round with a birdie on the Par 5 18th.
Recent University of Texas grad Cole Hammer fired an 8-under 64 to hold the lead heading into Friday.
Ralston will tee off at 9:50 a.m. Friday morning on the Seaside Course in the second round. The projected cut line has not been established as of the publishing of this story.
We will update as we get more details.