Patrick Rodgers posts bogey-free 4-under 67 l in the first round of the Waste Management Phoenix Open
January 30, 2020
- January 30, 2020
Patrick Rodgers hit 16 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, and finished the round bogey free. Rodgers finished his day tied for 13th at 4 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.
At the 428-yard par-4 10th, Patrick Rodgers reached the green in 2 and rolled a 34-foot putt for birdie. This put Patrick Rodgers at 1 under for the round.
On the 558-yard par-5 13th, Rodgers had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Rodgers to 2 under for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 490-yard par-4 14th hole, Rodgers had a 142 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Rodgers to 3 under for the round.
On the 553-yard par-5 15th hole, Rodgers reached the green in 3 and sunk a 9-foot putt for birdie. This was his 3rd under-par hole in a row and moved Rodgers to 4 under for the round.
At the 332-yard par-4 17th Rodgers hit his tee shot 314 yards to the green. He ended up with a three-putt from 14 feet, closing out the hole with a par. This kept Rodgers at 4 under for the round.