J.B. Holmes shoots 2-under 69 in round two of the Genesis Invitational
February 14, 2020
- February 14, 2020
J.B. Holmes gets up-and-down for birdie at GenesisIn the opening round of The Genesis Invitational 2020, J.B. Holmes gets up-and-down from a greenside bunker to make birdie at the par-5 11th hole. This highlight is delivered by PGA TOUR LIVE.
In his second round at the Genesis Invitational, J.B. Holmes hit 9 of 14 fairways and 9 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 4 under for the tournament. Holmes 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.
Holmes got a bogey on the 315-yard par-4 10th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Holmes to 1 over for the round.
After a drive to the left rough on the 583-yard par-5 11th hole, Holmes hit an approach shot from 82 yards to 8 feet, setting himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Holmes to even-par for the round.
At the 166-yard par-3 16th, Holmes hit a tee shot 164 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 4-foot putt for birdie. This moved Holmes to 1 under for the round.
On the par-5 17th, Holmes's approach shot set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Holmes to 2 under for the round.
On the 503-yard par-5 first hole, Holmes reached the green in 3 and sunk a 11-foot putt for birdie. This moved Holmes to 3 under for the round.
On the par-4 third, Holmes's 117 yard approach to 6 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Holmes to 4 under for the round.
Holmes had a fantastic chip-in on the 236-yard par-3 fourth. His tee shot went 220 yards to the right side of the fairway and his second shot went 33 yards to the left side of the fairway where he had a third shot chip-in to save par keeping him at 4 under for the round.
At the 434-yard par-4 fifth, Holmes got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 3 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved Holmes to 3 under for the round.
On the 199-yard par-3 sixth, Holmes's tee shot went 204 yards to the left rough and his chip went 27 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 2 under for the round.