Angel Cabrera and Jhonattan Vegas each played the par-5s at Robert Trent Jones Trail Golf Course in 4 under on their way to grabbing a share of the lead in Opelika, Ala., Thursday.
Cabrera and Vegas each posted 6-under 65 to lead by one in a watered down field as most of the world’s top players are in Scotland for the British Open.
Seven players – Martin Laird, Shawn Stefani, Blayne Barber, Matt Bettencourt, Michael Kim, Ben Crane, and Lucas Lee – are one shot back at 5 under.
Both Vegas and Cabrera eagled the par-5 13th hole. Cabrera holed a 60-footer from the fringe, while Vegas…