Tony Finau shoots 2-under 69 in round one of the Waste Management Phoenix Open
January 30, 2020
- January 30, 2020
Woodland's eagle hole-out, Kobe tributes and Golden Tate bunker angles at 16In The Takeaway, Teryn Gregson recaps round 1 of the Waste Management Phoenix Open, where Gary Woodland wasted no time holing out for eagle, players paid tribute to Kobe Bryant at the famous 16th, where Golden Tate had enough fun for everyone on Wednesday.
Tony Finau hit 11 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, finishing at 2 under for the tournament. Finau finished his day tied for 32nd at 2 under; Wyndham Clark is in 1st at 10 under; Billy Horschel is in 2nd at 8 under; and J.B. Holmes is in 3rd at 7 under.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 403-yard par-4 first hole, Finau had a 122 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Finau to 1 under for the round.
On the 183-yard par-3 fourth, Finau's tee shot went 172 yards to the right side of the fairway and his approach went 33 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to even for the round.
On the par-4 sixth, Finau's 93 yard approach to 11 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Finau to 1 under for the round.
At the 215-yard par-3 seventh, Finau hit a tee shot 194 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 22-foot putt for birdie. This moved Finau to 2 under for the round.