Michael Block shot 11-over par in the first round of the Charles Schwab Challenge less than a week after his PGA Championship win.
Last week's major hero Block ended tied for 15th after dunking a hole-in-one on Sunday and receiving a text from NBA star Michael Jordan.
The 46-year-old bogeyed the opening three holes at Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth, Texas, and finished last on Thursday.
After this week's competition, Block, who usually teaches golf at a California public course, was emotional about going home. “I’m seeing .
My boys tomorrow night,” he told reporters. “I’m excited to play a great round tomorrow and give it my all.”
Block played with Min Woo Lee and Pierceson Coody at the Charles Schwab and made four bogeys on the first five holes.
Including a wedge over the back of the first green and a missed bunker shot on the second.He birdied the ninth to turn at two-over and saved par on the 10th after skewing his .
Tee shot onto the bridge. Block finished on 81, four strokes behind the field, after three bogeys and three double bogeys on the last eight holes.