Justin Rose shoots 2-under 69 in round two of the Genesis Invitational
February 14, 2020
- February 14, 2020
Tiger drains Kobe's eagle, Koepka's cute drive and Rory's double eaglesIn The Takeaway, Teryn Gregson recaps Round 1 of The Genesis Invitational, where Tiger Woods opened with an eagle that measured 24 feet, 8 inches, Brooks Koepka's monster drive was cute according to Phil Mickelson and Rory McIlroy carded two eagles in three holes.
In his second round at the Genesis Invitational, Justin Rose hit 7 of 14 fairways and 13 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 4 under for the tournament. Rose finished his day tied for 11th at 4 under; Matt Kuchar is in 1st at 9 under; Harold Varner III, Rory McIlroy, and Wyndham Clark are tied for 2nd at 7 under; and Adam Scott, Russell Henley, Sung Kang, and Vaughn Taylor are tied for 5th at 6 under.
After a 275 yard drive on the 315-yard par-4 10th, Rose chipped his second shot to 4 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Rose to 1 under for the round.
On the 583-yard par-5 11th hole, Rose reached the green in 3 and sunk a 12-foot putt for birdie. This moved Rose to 2 under for the round.
On the 503-yard par-5 first, Rose had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Rose to 3 under for the round.
Rose got a bogey on the 471-yard par-4 second, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Rose to 2 under for the round.
On the par-4 third, Rose's 128 yard approach to 4 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Rose to 3 under for the round.
On the 199-yard par-3 sixth, Rose's tee shot went 201 yards to the left rough and his chip went 18 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 2 under for the round.