Patrick Cantlay shoots 3-under 68 in round one of the Genesis Invitational
February 13, 2020
- February 13, 2020
Patrick Cantlay uses nice approach to set up birdie at GenesisIn the opening round of The Genesis Invitational 2020, Patrick Cantlay lands his 128-yard approach 8 feet from the cup at the par-4 13th hole. He would make the putt for birdie. This highlight is delivered by PGA TOUR LIVE.
In his first round at the Genesis Invitational, Patrick Cantlay hit 10 of 14 fairways and 15 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 3 under for the tournament. Cantlay finished his day tied for 7th at 3 under with Joel Dahmen, James Hahn, Patrick Reed, Rory McIlroy, Rafa Cabrera Bello, Carlos Ortiz, Jason Day, Andrew Landry, and Bryson DeChambeau; Matt Kuchar is in 1st at 7 under; and Harold Varner III, Kyoung-Hoon Lee, Wyndham Clark, Russell Henley, and Adam Schenk are tied for 2nd at 4 under.
After a drive to the right rough on the 583-yard par-5 11th hole, Cantlay hit an approach shot from 81 yards to 4 feet, setting himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Cantlay to 1 under for the round.
Cantlay got a bogey on the 479-yard par-4 12th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Cantlay to even-par for the round.
On the par-4 13th, Cantlay's 127 yard approach to 8 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Cantlay to 1 under for the round.
On the 503-yard par-5 first hole, Cantlay reached the green in 3 and sunk a sub 1-foot putt for birdie. This moved Cantlay to 2 under for the round.
After a 298 yard drive on the 471-yard par-4 second, Cantlay chipped his third shot to 8 feet, which he rolled for two-putt bogey on the hole. This moved Cantlay to 1 under for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 434-yard par-4 third hole, Cantlay had a 122 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Cantlay to 2 under for the round.
Cantlay hit his tee at the green on the 236-yard par-3 fourth, setting himself up for a long 31-foot birdie putt, which he converted. This moved Cantlay to 3 under for the round.