Joseph Bramlett shoots 3-over 74 in round one of the Genesis Invitational
February 13, 2020
- February 13, 2020
Joseph Bramlett on his return to golf at GenesisPrior to The Genesis Invitational 2020, Joseph Bramlett talks about how he appreciates this second chance at the PGA TOUR after he lost nearly 5 years to back injuries.
In his first round at the Genesis Invitational, Joseph Bramlett hit 7 of 14 fairways and 12 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 3 over for the tournament. Bramlett 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.
After a 296 yard drive on the 315-yard par-4 10th, Bramlett chipped his second shot to 4 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Bramlett to 1 under for the round.
On the 583-yard par-5 11th hole, Bramlett reached the green in 3 and sunk a 30-inch putt for birdie. This moved Bramlett to 2 under for the round.
On the 192-yard par-3 14th, Bramlett hit the green off the tee but missed a birdie attempt from 9-feet taking a par. This left Bramlett to 2 under for the round.
After a 256 yard drive on the 487-yard par-4 15th, Bramlett chipped his third shot to 9 feet, which he rolled for two-putt bogey on the hole. This moved Bramlett to 1 under for the round.
At the 434-yard par-4 third, Bramlett got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 4 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved Bramlett to even-par for the round.
After a 232 yard drive on the 434-yard par-4 fifth, Bramlett chipped his third shot to 5 feet, which he rolled for two-putt bogey on the hole. This moved Bramlett to 1 over for the round.
On the 199-yard par-3 sixth, Bramlett's tee shot went 172 yards to the right rough and his chip went 12 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 2 over for the round.
Bramlett got a bogey on the 433-yard par-4 eighth, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Bramlett to 3 over for the round.