Corey Conners shoots 3-under 68 in round four of the Waste Management Phoenix Open
February 02, 2020
- February 02, 2020
Corey Conners nearly aces No. 16 at Waste ManagementIn the third round of the 2020 Waste Management Phoenix Open, Corey Conners nearly jars his 130-yard tee shot, stopping his ball inside a foot of the cup, setting up a tap-in birdie at the par-3 16th hole.
In his final round at the Waste Management Phoenix Open, Corey Conners hit 11 of 14 fairways and 11 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 5 under for the tournament. Conners finished his day tied for 45th at 5 under; Webb Simpson and Tony Finau are tied for 1st at 17 under; Justin Thomas, Bubba Watson, and Nate Lashley are tied for 3rd at 14 under; and Scott Piercy and Max Homa are tied for 6th at 13 under.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 428-yard par-4 10th hole, Conners chipped in his third, carding a birdie for the hole. This moved Conners to 1 under for the round.
On the 472-yard par-4 11th hole, Conners reached the green in 2 and sunk a 25-foot putt for birdie. This moved Conners to 2 under for the round.
On the 192-yard par-3 12th, Conners's his chip went 18 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 under for the round.
After a 318 yard drive on the 558-yard par-5 13th, Conners chipped his third shot to 1 foot, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Conners to 2 under for the round.
On the par-4 18th, Conners's 105 yard approach to 8 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Conners to 3 under for the round.
Conners got a double bogey on the 442-yard par-4 second, getting on the green in 5 and one putting, moving Conners to 1 under for the round.
After a drive to right side of the fairway on the par-5 third, Conners hit his 223 yard approach to 10 feet, setting himself up for a eagle. This moved Conners to 3 under for the round.