COURSE GUIDE: Here's a look at the 423-yard, par-4 first hole at the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass, including an aerial view (above) and key statistics going into the 2013 THE PLAYERS Championship.
Previous hole: No. 18 | Next hole: No. 2 | Complete Course Guide
|Highest score||8 (twice)||Sung Kang||2012, Round 1|
|Lowest score||2 (9 times)||Jason Bohn||2006, Round 3|
|Longest drive||372 yards||J.B. Holmes||2008, Round 1|
|Longest putt made||58 feet, 4 inches||Lee Westwood||2005, Round 4|
SCORING LEADERS (Since 2003)
|Charles Howell III||-4||26|
STATISTICS (Since 2003)
|Greens in regulation||58.4%
|Bogeys or worse||982||9th|
NOTES ON NO. 1
The first hole was the 13th-most difficult opening hole on the PGA TOUR in 2010 (4.056). ... Since 2003, the greenside bunkers on the first hole have been the second-most difficult on the course, with players getting up-and-down only 38.7 percent of the time.