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Golf News // Four golfers tied for Houston Open lead after first round suspended (www.espn.com)

HOUSTON — Marc Leishman, Russell Henley, Talor Gooch and Luke List shared the lead Thursday in the suspended first round of the Houston Open, with List still on the golf course when darkness stopped play.

Rain delayed the start for 2½ hours, with 0.9 inches falling at Memorial Park. None of the afternoon starters completed play.

Leishman, Henley and Gooch each finished at 5-under 65, while List had three holes left when play was called for the day.

Leishman closed with a bogey on the par-4 18th.

“My irons were really on and gave myself a lot of chances and made the putts,” the Australian said. “It was pretty stress-free. Disappointing to bogey the last and not have a bogey-free round, but on a course like this, I’m pretty happy with just…

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