Ben Martin shoots 4-over 76 in round two of the Farmers Insurance Open
January 24, 2020
- January 24, 2020
Ben Martin hit 10 of 18 greens in regulation during his second round at the Farmers Insurance Open, finishing at 4 over for the tournament. Martin finished his day tied for 129th at 4 over; Ryan Palmer is in 1st at 10 under; Brandt Snedeker is in 2nd at 8 under; and Matthew NeSmith, Sebastian Cappelen, Jhonattan Vegas, and J.B. Holmes are tied for 3rd at 7 under.
On the 225-yard par-3 11th, Martin's his chip went 22 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.
On the 505-yard par-4 12th, Martin had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Martin to 2 over for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 570-yard par-5 18th hole, Martin hit an approach shot from 96 yards to 13 feet, setting himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Martin to 3 over for the round.
Martin got a bogey on the 451-yard par-4 first, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Martin to 4 over for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 389-yard par-4 second hole, Martin had a 81 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Martin to 3 over for the round.
At the 564-yard par-5 sixth, Martin got on in 2 and missed his birdie putt from 7 feet to finish with a 3-putt par. This left Martin to 3 over for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the fairway bunker, Martin hit his next to the right rough and reached the green on his third shot, rolling a two-putt bogey on the 462-yard par-4 seventh. This moved Martin to 4 over for the round.
After a tee shot at the green on the 177-yard par-3 eighth, Martin missed a birdie attempt from 7-feet taking a par. This left Martin to 4 over for the round.