UPDATE | Kokrak in large group tied for 16th at The Players Championship

PONTA VEDRA BEACH, Fla. — Jason Kokrak, the Warren John F. Kennedy High School grad, is in a tie for 16th place at the The Players Championship at TPC Sawgrass here after shooting a 3-under par 69 in his first round.

Kokrak had five birdies and two bogeys in his opening round this morning. He enters the tournament ranked 98th in the FedEx Cup standings and 77th on the money list at slightly more than $500,00.

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