SAN DIEGO – Topping out at 7,700 yards, Torrey Pines’ South Course would seem to set up well for Gary Woodland and Dustin Johnson, two of the longest hitters on the PGA Tour.
SAN DIEGO – The last six winners here at the Farmers Insurance Open each shot 67 or better when they got a crack at the easier North Course at Torrey Pines.
SAN DIEGO – Ryan Ruffels didn’t sleep much last night, not with his much-anticipated pro debut arriving Thursday at the Farmers Insurance Open.
SAN DIEGO – Jason Day kept two white towels tucked into his staff bag Thursday at Torrey Pines.
One was for cleaning his clubs.
The other? For blowing his nose.
Ideal conditions led to some low scores in the opening round of the Farmers Insurance Open - even a few on the burly South Course.