Scott Brown finishes with Even-par 71 in first round of the Genesis Invitational
February 13, 2020
- February 13, 2020
In his first round at the Genesis Invitational, Scott Brown hit 8 of 14 fairways and 6 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at even-par for the tournament. Brown finished his day tied for 42nd at even par; 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.
Brown got a bogey on the 471-yard par-4 second, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Brown to 1 over for the round.
On the 408-yard par-4 seventh, Brown had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Brown to 2 over for the round.
On the 433-yard par-4 eighth hole, Brown reached the green in 2 and sunk a 17-foot putt for birdie. This moved Brown to 1 over for the round.
At the 166-yard par-3 16th, Brown hit a tee shot 165 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 21-foot putt for birdie. This moved Brown to even-par for the round.
After a drive to right rough on the par-5 17th, Brown hit his 123 yard approach to 14 feet, setting himself up for a birdie. This moved Brown to 1 under for the round.
Brown got a bogey on the 475-yard par-4 18th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Brown to even for the round.