Kevin Tway shoots 1-over 72 in round one of the Genesis Invitational
February 13, 2020
- February 13, 2020
In his first round at the Genesis Invitational, Kevin Tway hit 6 of 14 fairways and 12 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 1 over for the tournament. Tway finished his day tied for 65th at 1 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.
After a drive to right rough on the par-5 11th, Tway hit his 104 yard approach to 2 feet, setting himself up for a birdie. This moved Tway to 1 under for the round.
On the 192-yard par-3 14th, Tway's his chip went 18 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to even-par for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the fairway bunker, Tway hit his next to the left rough and reached the green on his third shot, rolling a two-putt bogey on the 487-yard par-4 15th. This moved Tway to 1 over for the round.
On the 590-yard par-5 17th, Tway had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Tway to even for the round.
On the 503-yard par-5 first hole, Tway reached the green in 3 and sunk a 18-inch putt for birdie. This moved Tway to 1 under for the round.
Tway got a bogey on the 471-yard par-4 second, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Tway to even-par for the round.
On the 236-yard par-3 fourth, Tway's tee shot went 215 yards to the left side of the fairway and his chip went 17 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.