Kyle Stanley shoots Even-par 71 in round one of the Waste Management Phoenix Open
January 30, 2020
- January 30, 2020
Kyle Stanley hit 13 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, finishing at even for the tournament. Stanley finished his day tied for 66th at even par; 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.
On his second stroke on the 558-yard par-5 third, Stanley went into the native area and proceeded to hit his next shot to the left rough. He hit his fourth at the green and had a two-putt to finish with a bogey. This moved Stanley to 1 over for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the fairway bunker, Stanley hit his next to the fringe and reached the green on his third shot, rolling a two-putt bogey on the 470-yard par-4 fifth. This moved Stanley to 2 over for the round.
On the 553-yard par-5 15th hole, Stanley reached the green in 3 and sunk a 4-foot putt for birdie. This moved Stanley to 1 over for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 442-yard par-4 18th hole, Stanley had a 150 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Stanley to even for the round.