Jim Herman shoots 2-over 73 in round one of the Genesis Invitational
February 13, 2020
- February 13, 2020
Jim Herman sinks 11-footer for birdie at GenesisIn the opening round of The Genesis Invitational 2020, Jim Herman rolls in an 11-foot putt for birdie at the par-3 16th hole.
Jim Herman hit 10 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Genesis Invitational, finishing at 2 over for the tournament. Herman finished his day tied for 84th at 2 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 471-yard par-4 second, Herman had a bogey after hitting the green in 4 and one putting, moving Herman to 1 over for the round.
Herman had a fantastic chip-in on the 236-yard par-3 fourth. His tee shot went 217 yards to the right side of the fairway and his second shot went 35 yards to the fringe where he had a third shot chip-in to save par keeping him at 1 over for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 434-yard par-4 fifth hole, Herman had a 159 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Herman to even for the round.
On the 199-yard par-3 sixth, Herman's tee shot went 171 yards to the right side of the fairway and his chip went 9 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.
Herman got a bogey on the 458-yard par-4 ninth, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Herman to 2 over for the round.
On the 479-yard par-4 12th, Herman had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Herman to 3 over for the round.
At the 166-yard par-3 16th, Herman hit a tee shot 166 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 11-foot putt for birdie. This moved Herman to 2 over for the round.