Scottie Scheffler shoots 2-under 69 in round one of the Genesis Invitational
February 13, 2020
- February 13, 2020
Scottie Scheffler hit 12 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Genesis Invitational, finishing at 2 under for the tournament. Scheffler 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.
On the 503-yard par-5 first hole, Scheffler reached the green in 3 and sunk a 17-foot putt for birdie. This moved Scheffler to 1 under for the round.
After a 286 yard drive on the 315-yard par-4 10th, Scheffler chipped his second shot to 2 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Scheffler to 2 under for the round.
On the 583-yard par-5 11th, Scheffler had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Scheffler to 3 under for the round.
On the 487-yard par-4 15th hole, Scheffler reached the green in 2 and sunk a 17-foot putt for birdie. This moved Scheffler to 4 under for the round.
On the 475-yard par-4 18th, Scheffler had a double bogey after hitting the green in 5 and one putting, moving Scheffler to 2 under for the round.