Steph Curry took time out of his NBA offseason to make his professional golfing debut on Thursday, participating at the Web.com Tour’s Ellie Mae Classic on a sponsor exemption.
He didn’t disappoint, playing a solid opening round and finishing with a respectable 4-over 74 on the afternoon, per the Web.com Tour:
Things didn’t start well for Curry. Starting on the back nine, he hit his drive at the No. 10 into the cupholder of a golf cart to the left of the course, per Michael Collins of ESPN.com. He recovered nicely, however, bogeying the hole.
You can see his drive below:
He would then par his next two holes before consecutive bogeys on Nos. 13 and 14.
But that would set up his first professional birdie on No. 15, which included an excellent approach:
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