Utahn Tony Finau withdraws from Las Vegas tournament after positive test for COVID-19

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Part-time Utah resident Tony Finau became the first PGA Tour player in two months to have his schedule disrupted by COVID-19, having to withdraw Tuesday from the Shriners Hospital for Children Open in Las Vegas after his on-site test came back positive for the coronavirus.

Finau, 31, described himself as “feeling well, and otherwise in good spirits” via Twitter, saying he has “begun a period of self-quarantine to protect others around me.”

Finau, a Salt Lake City native whose family of four children spends the summers in Lehi, established another home in Scottsdale, Ariz., this year.

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