Steve Elkington, who won the PGA Championship at Riviera Country Club six months ago, continued his mastery of the storied Los Angeles course, shooting a 4-under-par 67 to share the Nissan Open first-round lead with Craig Stadler and Robert Wrenn.
Sherrin Smyers birdied all four par-5s on a windy afternoon on her way to a 3-under-par 69 and a onestroke lead over Tracy Kerdyk after the first round of the Hawaiian Ladies Open in Honolulu.
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