January 22 2012
Lee aces No. 17 in Round 4
Danny Lee cards a one on the 140 yard par-3 17th hole.
LA QUINTA, Calif. – Danny Lee just made the fourth hole-in-one of the week at the Humana Challenge. There has now been an ace in each round.
The New Zealander used a pitching wedge at No. 17 on the Palmer Course, which his eighth hole of the day. The hole was playing to 141 yards.
John Rollins made the first ace of the week at No. 7 on the Nicklaus Private Course, using a wedge on the 128-yard hole during the first round to notch the second hole-in-one of his PGA TOUR career. Rookie Miguel Angel Carballo then aced No. 11 at the Nicklaus Course with a 7-iron on Friday.
Arnold Palmer’s grandson Sam Saunders accounted for the week’s third ace at No. 5 on the Palmer Private Course, using a 3-iron on the 228-yard hole. No word on whether his grandfather, who was on the property that day, was in his gallery at the time.