Vincent Whaley rebounds from poor front in first round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am
February 06, 2020
- February 06, 2020
In his first round at the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am, Vincent Whaley hit 9 of 14 fairways and 9 of 18 greens in regulation, and had a great back half recovery from a poor front nine. Whaley finished his day tied for 58th at 1 under; Nick Taylor is in 1st at 8 under; Patrick Cantlay and Chase Seiffert are tied for 2nd at 6 under; and Robert Streb, Harry Higgs, Richy Werenski, Ricky Barnes, Lanto Griffin, Max Homa, Charley Hoffman, and Harold Varner III are tied for 4th at 5 under.
On the 202-yard par-3 12th, Vincent Whaley's tee shot went 184 yards to the right rough and his chip went 12 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the fairway bunker, Whaley hit his next to the fairway bunker. He hit his fifth shot to the green and had a one-putt for a bogey on the par-5 14th. This moved Whaley to 2 over for the round.
On the par-4 first, Whaley's 168 yard approach to 7 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Whaley to 1 over for the round.
After a drive to left side of the fairway on the par-5 second, Whaley hit his 232 yard approach to 11 feet, setting himself up for a eagle. This moved Whaley to 1 under for the round.
After a 304 yard drive on the 513-yard par-5 sixth, Whaley chipped his third shot to 4 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Whaley to 2 under for the round.
Whaley got a bogey on the 466-yard par-4 ninth, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Whaley to 1 under for the round.