Corey Conners fires a 64 in the first round of the Corales Puntacana Resort & Club Championship

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Corey Conners fired a 64 that included nine birdies in Punta Cana this morning. Conners is competing this week in the PGA Tour’s alternate field event.

Conners round this morning included nine birdies and one bogey.  Conners is apart of a group of players who played the course last year on the Web.com Tour, he finished T53 shooting 70,69,68,73.

Conners comes into this week after his best finish on the PGA Tour finishing T16 at the Valspar Championship, after holding the lead in the event through three rounds.

Canadians David Hearn and Mike Weir are also competing in the event in the Dominican Republic this week.