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Garrigus is tied for 119th following first round struggles at The Open

Nampa-native Robert Garrigus got off to a difficult start at The Open Championship in Scotland on Thursday.

Garrigus shot a 7-over 78 and is currently tied for 119th place.

After finishing the front nine at 3-over, it only got worse for Garrigus on the back nine. He birdied No. 12, but posted bogeys on Nos. 11, 13, 14, 17 and 18.

Garrigus will tee off at 5:12 a.m. (MT) on Friday for round two.

— Jay Tust (Follow on Twitter: @KTVBSportsGuy)