May 25, 2001
KAZUHIKO HOSOKAWA: 10th hole where I bogeyed, 3-wood, I went into the right rough, 8-iron, right side of the green edge. And I used a putter and bogeyed.
Q. How far from the hole there?
KAZUHIKO HOSOKAWA: About 30 yards.
KAZUHIKO HOSOKAWA: Driver, 203 yards left, 4-iron, three yards, to about nine feet, birdie. I used a 3-iron for the tee shot, 90 yards left, sand wedge to three feet, birdie. Driver, 156 left, pitching wedge, 12 feet. 3-wood, tee shot, 131 left, pitching wedge, about 12 feet again. 2-iron off the tee, 110 remaining, pitching wedge, pitching/sand wedge, called PS wedge, about two yards, so six feet.
Q. No. 6?
KAZUHIKO HOSOKAWA: Driver off the tee, layup with 9-iron, 93 yard sand wedge, five yards, so 15 feet.
Q. And 9?
KAZUHIKO HOSOKAWA: 7-iron off the tee, 7 yards left, so 21 feet.
KAZUHIKO HOSOKAWA: I played Kemper Open four times, and last year I came in second. And I like this golf course.
KAZUHIKO HOSOKAWA: Not confidence, but I want to play my own golf for another two more days, but I like the course.
Q. What is it about the course that you like?
KAZUHIKO HOSOKAWA: I like the setup of each hole.
Q. What will you do tonight to prepare for the weekend?
KAZUHIKO HOSOKAWA: Nothing in particular.
KAZUHIKO HOSOKAWA: My best score has been 63, 66 last year.
KAZUHIKO HOSOKAWA: Here. Saturday, Sunday.
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