Jason Dufner shoots 4-over 75 in round one of the Genesis Invitational
February 13, 2020
- February 13, 2020
Jason Dufner hit 10 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Genesis Invitational, finishing at 4 over for the tournament. Dufner finished his day tied for 108th at 4 over; Matt Kuchar is in 1st at 7 under; Harold Varner III, Kyoung-Hoon Lee, Wyndham Clark, Russell Henley, and Adam Schenk are tied for 2nd at 4 under; and Joel Dahmen, James Hahn, Patrick Reed, Patrick Cantlay, Rory McIlroy, Rafa Cabrera Bello, Carlos Ortiz, Jason Day, Andrew Landry, and Bryson DeChambeau are tied for 7th at 3 under.
On the 503-yard par-5 first, Dufner had a bogey after hitting the green in 4 and two putting. This moved Dufner to 1 over for the round.
On the 434-yard par-4 third, Dufner had a bogey after hitting the green in 2 and three putting, moving Dufner to 2 over for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the fairway bunker, Dufner hit his next to the right side of the fairway and reached the green on his third shot, rolling a two-putt bogey on the 433-yard par-4 eighth. This moved Dufner to 3 over for the round.
At the 458-yard par-4 ninth, Dufner got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 5 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved Dufner to 4 over for the round.
After a 280 yard drive on the 315-yard par-4 10th, Dufner chipped his second shot to 6 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Dufner to 3 over for the round.
On the 192-yard par-3 14th, Dufner's his chip went 18 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 4 over for the round.