"I played pretty well today," said Tway, an eight-time winner on the PGA Tour who is looking for his first Champions Tour victory since turning 50 last year. "I hit my irons exceptionally well."
Defending champion Eduardo Romero, Wayne Levi, Ronnie Black, Loren Roberts, Tom Lehman, D.A. Weibring, Bobby Wadkins and Gary Hallberg all shot 67.
The event is being played at the Newport Beach Country Club.
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