Jordan Spieth shoots 1-over 72 in round one of the Genesis Invitational
February 13, 2020
- February 13, 2020
Jordan Spieth's short game yields birdie at GenesisIn the opening round of The Genesis Invitational 2020, Jordan Spieth chips his second from behind the trees to within 5 feet of the cup at the par-4 10th hole. He would make the putt for birdie.
Jordan Spieth hit 9 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Genesis Invitational, finishing at 1 over for the tournament. Spieth 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.
On the 236-yard par-3 fourth, Spieth's his second shot went 23 yards to the left side of the fairway and his chip went 9 yards to the green where he rolled a one-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.
On the 433-yard par-4 eighth hole, Spieth reached the green in 2 and sunk a 27-foot putt for birdie. This moved Spieth to even for the round.
After a 291 yard drive on the 315-yard par-4 10th, Spieth chipped his second shot to 5 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Spieth to 1 under for the round.
On the 487-yard par-4 15th, Spieth had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Spieth to even-par for the round.
Spieth got a bogey on the 475-yard par-4 18th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Spieth to 1 over for the round.