Brooks Koepka putts well in round one of the Genesis Invitational
February 13, 2020
- February 13, 2020
Brooks Koepka's approach to 6 feet leads to birdie at GenesisIn the opening round of The Genesis Invitational 2020, Brooks Koepka lands his 143-yard approach 6 feet from the cup at the par-4 9th hole. He would make the putt for birdie.
In his first round at the Genesis Invitational, Brooks Koepka hit 7 of 14 fairways and 15 of 18 greens in regulation, and had a great day on the green leaving no misses on putts within 10 feet. Koepka finished his day tied for 17th at 2 under; 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.
Brooks Koepka got a bogey on the 315-yard par-4 10th, getting on the green in 2 and three putting, moving Brooks Koepka to 1 over for the round.
At the 192-yard par-3 14th, Koepka hit a tee shot 177 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 11-foot putt for birdie. This moved Koepka to even-par for the round.
On the par-4 second, Koepka's 181 yard approach to 12 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Koepka to 1 under for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 458-yard par-4 ninth hole, Koepka had a 144 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Koepka to 2 under for the round.