Virginia Beach’s Marc Leishman grouped with Tiger Woods at The Masters

Posted at 12:26 PM, Apr 03, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-03 12:40:16-04

Tiger Woods during a practice round at the 2018 Masters Tournament. (Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Tiger Woods’ first appearance at The Masters since 2015 will have a local connection.

Virginia Beach’s Marc Leishman will share a group with Tiger for the first two rounds at Augusta National Golf Club. Joined by Tommy Fleetwood, Woods and Leishman tee-off at 10:42 a.m. Thursday in round one and 1:27 p.m. Friday in round two.

Marc Leishman during the second round of the BMW Championship. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

News 3 spoke with Leishman about Woods’ return to competitive golf and The Masters.

Round one and two tee times are here

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