Bud Cauley shoots 2-over 72 in round one of the Sony Open in Hawaii
January 09, 2020
- January 09, 2020
Bud Cauley hit 13 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Sony Open in Hawaii, finishing at 2 over for the tournament. Cauley finished his day tied for 62nd at 2 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.
At the 480-yard par-4 first, Cauley got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 6 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved Cauley to 1 over for the round.
On the 423-yard par-4 second, Cauley had a bogey after hitting the green in 2 and three putting, moving Cauley to 2 over for the round.
On the 204-yard par-3 fourth, Cauley's tee shot went 159 yards to the right side of the fairway and his chip went 8 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 3 over for the round.
After a 265 yard drive on the 506-yard par-5 ninth, Cauley chipped his third shot to 4 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Cauley to 2 over for the round.