Keeping Score

Brian Richey races in front at El Bosque

After birdies on 1st 4 holes, American shoots 7-under 65 to lead by 1 stroke in Korn Ferry Tour event in Mexico

4: Number of birdies that American Brian Richey made to start his round Thursday as he shot 7-under 65 to lead the Korn Ferry Tour’s El Bosque Mexico Championship. Richey, starting on the back nine at El Bosque Country Club, quickly got to 4 under and stood 8 under through 15 holes before making a bogey on his final hole, the par-4 ninth. Richey, 33, is seeking his first victory in his fourth season on the developmental tour. He led Australia’s Mark Hensby by one stroke (scores).

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