Justin Thomas putts well 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.
In his first round at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, Justin Thomas hit 7 of 14 fairways and 12 of 18 greens in regulation, and had a great day on the green leaving no misses on putts within 10 feet. Thomas finished his day tied for 24th at 3 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 309 yard drive on the 332-yard par-4 17th, Justin Thomas chipped his second shot to 1 foot, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Justin Thomas to 1 under for the round.
Thomas got a bogey on the 403-yard par-4 first, getting on the green in 4 and one putting, moving Thomas to even-par for the round.
On the par-5 third, Thomas's approach shot set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Thomas to 1 under for the round.
On the par-4 sixth, Thomas's 102 yard approach to 14 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Thomas to 2 under for the round.
Thomas hit his tee at the green on the 215-yard par-3 seventh, setting himself up for a long 32-foot birdie putt, which he converted. This moved Thomas to 3 under for the round.