Roger Sloan shoots 3-over 74 in round one of the Genesis Invitational
February 13, 2020
- February 13, 2020
In his first round at the Genesis Invitational, Roger Sloan hit 7 of 14 fairways and 10 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 3 over for the tournament. Sloan finished his day tied for 97th at 3 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.
At the 434-yard par-4 third, Sloan got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 7 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved Sloan to 1 over for the round.
On the par-4 fifth, Sloan's 162 yard approach to 9 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Sloan to even-par for the round.
On the 408-yard par-4 seventh hole, Sloan reached the green in 2 and sunk a 22-foot putt for birdie. This moved Sloan to 1 under for the round.
Sloan got a bogey on the 479-yard par-4 12th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Sloan to even for the round.
On the 459-yard par-4 13th, Sloan had a double bogey after hitting the green in 4 and two putting, moving Sloan to 2 over for the round.
On the 166-yard par-3 16th, Sloan hit the green off the tee but had a three-putt after missing a putt from 9-feet for a par and finished with a bogey. This put Sloan at 3 over for the round.