Vaughn Taylor shoots 5-over 75 in round one of the Sony Open in Hawaii
January 09, 2020
- January 09, 2020
Vaughn Taylor hit 11 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Sony Open in Hawaii, finishing at 6 over for the tournament. Taylor finished his day tied for 126th at 6 over; Collin Morikawa is in 1st at 5 under; Ted Potter, Jr. is in 2nd at 4 under; and Sungjae Im, Sam Ryder, Ryan Palmer, Brendon Todd, and Matt Jones are tied for 3rd at 3 under.
On the 480-yard par-4 first, Taylor had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Taylor to 1 over for the round.
At the 423-yard par-4 second, Taylor got on in 3 and missed his bogey putt from 4 feet, finishing with a 3-putt double bogey. This moved Taylor to 3 over for the round.
On the 194-yard par-3 11th, Taylor's tee shot went 182 yards to the fringe and his chip went 10 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 4 over for the round.
On the 194-yard par-3 17th, Taylor's his chip went 22 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 5 over for the round.