Brian Stuard shoots 3-under 68 in round two of the Genesis Invitational
February 14, 2020
- February 14, 2020
Brian Stuard chips in for birdie at GenesisIn the second round of The Genesis Invitational 2020, Brian Stuard chips in from the greenside rough to make birdie at the par-4 18th hole.
Brian Stuard hit 8 of 18 greens in regulation during his second round at the Genesis Invitational, finishing at 2 under for the tournament. Stuard finished his day tied for 26th at 2 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 drive to the right side of the fairway on the 590-yard par-5 17th hole, Stuard hit an approach shot from 92 yards to 6 feet, setting himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Stuard to 2 under for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 475-yard par-4 18th hole, Stuard chipped in his third, carding a birdie for the hole. This moved Stuard to 3 under for the round.
On the 503-yard par-5 first hole, Stuard reached the green in 3 and sunk a 20-inch putt for birdie. This was his 3rd under-par hole in a row and moved Stuard to 4 under for the round.
After hitting his second shot into the native area, Stuard hit his next shot to the green and got down for bogey on par-4 fifth. This moved Stuard to 3 under for the round.
At the 199-yard par-3 sixth, Stuard hit a tee shot 211 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 17-foot putt for birdie. This moved Stuard to 4 under for the round.
At the 408-yard par-4 seventh, Stuard reached the green in 2 and rolled a 36-foot putt for birdie. This put Stuard at 5 under for the round.
After a 247 yard drive on the 433-yard par-4 eighth, Stuard chipped his third shot to 7 feet, which he rolled for two-putt bogey on the hole. This moved Stuard to 4 under for the round.
On the 458-yard par-4 ninth, Stuard had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Stuard to 3 under for the round.