J.T. Poston putts well in round one of the Genesis Invitational
February 13, 2020
- February 13, 2020
J.T. Poston hit 13 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Genesis Invitational, and had a good round of putting, with no misses on putts within 10 feet. Poston 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 192-yard par-3 14th, J.T. Poston's his chip went 16 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.
At the 166-yard par-3 16th, Poston hit a tee shot 162 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 18-foot putt for birdie. This moved Poston to even for the round.
On the 503-yard par-5 first hole, Poston reached the green in 3 and sunk a 11-foot putt for birdie. This moved Poston to 1 under for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 433-yard par-4 eighth hole, Poston had a 104 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Poston to 2 under for the round.