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Golf roundup: Matt Every shoots a record-tying 61 to take lead at Wyndham Championship

Golf roundup: Matt Every shoots a record-tying 61 to take lead at Wyndham Championship

Matt Every matched the Wyndham Championship's first-round record with a nine-under-par 61 on Thursday to take a one-stroke lead.

Every tied the opening-round mark set in 2010 by Arjun Atwal, who went on to win the PGA Tour's final tournament in Greensboro, N.C., before the postseason.

Henrik Stenson opened with a 62. Former Wyndham winner Webb Simpson was at 63 along with Cameron Smith, Vaughn Taylor, Tim Wilkinson, Harold Varner III, Brian Campbell and Sam Saunders.

Davis Love III — the 53-year-old player who has won this tournament three times, most recently in 2015 — matched Martin Flores and Rick Lamb with a 64.

For Every, a 33-year-old with two career...

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