Matthew Wolff shoots 3-over 74 in round one of the Genesis Invitational
February 13, 2020
- February 13, 2020
Matthew Wolff hit 12 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Genesis Invitational, finishing at 3 over for the tournament. Wolff 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.
On the 503-yard par-5 first hole, Wolff reached the green in 3 and sunk a 5-foot putt for birdie. This moved Wolff to 1 under for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 434-yard par-4 third hole, Wolff had a 107 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the bogey. This moved Wolff to even for the round.
On the 479-yard par-4 12th, Wolff had a bogey after hitting the green in 4 and one putting, moving Wolff to 1 over for the round.
On the 166-yard par-3 16th, Wolff's tee shot went 150 yards to the right rough and his chip went 18 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 2 over for the round.
Wolff got a bogey on the 475-yard par-4 18th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Wolff to 3 over for the round.