Henrik Stenson

Defending champ Willett leads parade exiting Masters early

Defending champion Danny Willett's morning got off to an appropriately chilly start.

The Englishman made a snowman at the first hole, never quite recovered from that quadruple bogey en route to a 78 on Friday and wound up leading a cast of dozens headed for the exits at Augusta National after failing to make the cut. At least Willett will be back on Sunday to put the green jacket on the new champion.

Two days of cool, wind-whipped conditions tested the golfers' patience and left plenty shaking their heads on the way out.

"Three-putt on the first hole doesn't help and then misjudged the wind with clubs at least three times," said two-time champion Bubba...