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Rocco Mediate atop Mitsubishi

Updated: January 17, 2014, 11:54 PM ET
Associated Press

KAUPULEHU-KONA, Hawaii -- Rocco Mediate fought off a left hip problem to take the first-round lead in the Champions Tour's season-opening Mitsubishi Electric Championship.

Mediate shot a 9-under 63 on Friday at Hualalai Golf Course, playing the first seven holes in 6 under with four birdies and a chip-in eagle on the par-5 seventh. He added birdies on Nos. 10, 14 and 18 -- holing a 15-footer from the fringe on the closing hole.

"I almost didn't play. My left hip is really bothering ...

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