Thursday was the first day of play for THE PLAYERS Championship (TPC), with golfers drawing huge crowds and unexpected leaders. Friday kicks off round two and with a lot of time left to play, anyone could take the lead.
Entries open at 7:00 a.m. with the first round of competition beginning at approximately 7:40 a.m. with threesomes going off of No. 1 and No.10.
The Players will stay dry for the second round. Temperatures will warm up quickly with the sun and a steamy, southwest breeze throughout the afternoon. Highs will top out in the middle 80s with lower 80s at the coast
Round #2 Tee Times
- Tiger Woods 8:32 a.m. (Tee #10)
- Webb Simpson 8:32 p.m. (Tee #10)
- Jim Furyk 8:53 a.m.(Tee #1)
- Rickie Fowler 9:04 a.m. (Tee #10)
- Jordan Speith 9:04 a.m. (Tee #10)
- Bubba Watson 1:38 p.m. (Tee #1)
- Phil Mickelson 1:59 p.m. (Tee #1)
- Rory McIlroy 1:59 p.m. (Tee #1)
Leaderboard as of 5:30 a.m. on Friday
- T1- Tommy Fleetwood -7
- T1- Keegan Bradley -7
- T3 -Byeong Hun An -6
- T3- Brian Harman -6
- T5- Rory McIlroy -5
- T5- Vaughn Taylor -5
- T5- Ryan Moore -5
- T8- Brendan Steele -4
- T8- Rory Sabbatini -4
- T8- J.T. Poston -4
- T8- Kyle Stanley -4
- T8- Keven Kisner -4
Tiger Woods is tied for 35th place with -2
Autographs are not allowed on course during practice days and tournament competition days. THE PLAYERS has designated “Autograph Zones” to allow fans the opportunity to meet their favorite players and get their signature.
Opaque bags measuring 6x6x6 inches and smaller or clear bags 12x6x12 inches and smaller are allowed inside the course grounds. Clear THE PLAYERS bags will be sold at 28 participating Daily’s convenience stores for a $5 donation to The First Tee of Northeast Florida.
The General Parking lot can be found at 5387 Palm Valley Rd Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida. You must have a parking pass for entry. Click here for more info.
Food and Drink Options
This year, organizers released the Foodies Fan Journey, kind of like a foodie trail that you can tour to give you the ultimate foodie experience. On the trail, there are 11 markers, but nine of them are food-related stops.
And with the Players Championship is back in full swing, you'll most definitely want to grab a brew as you stroll around the beautiful green this year.
First Coast Brews went inside the tournament and got to check some of the delicious drink options available.