Harold Varner III shoots 3-under 68 in round two of the Genesis Invitational
February 14, 2020
- February 14, 2020
Harold Varner III's Round 2 highlights from GenesisIn the second round of The Genesis Invitational 2020, Harold Varner III carded a 3-under 68 to get to 7-under for the tournament and two strokes off the lead heading into the weekend.
In his second round at the Genesis Invitational, Harold Varner III hit 8 of 14 fairways and 14 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 7 under for the tournament. Varner III finished his day tied for 2nd at 7 under with Rory McIlroy and Wyndham Clark; Matt Kuchar is in 1st at 9 under; and Adam Scott, Russell Henley, Sung Kang, and Vaughn Taylor are tied for 5th at 6 under.
On the 503-yard par-5 first hole, Varner III reached the green in 3 and sunk a 14-inch putt for birdie. This moved Varner III to 1 under for the round.
On the 236-yard par-3 fourth, Varner III's tee shot went 252 yards to the left rough and his chip went 9 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to even-par for the round.
On the 199-yard par-3 sixth, Varner III hit the green off the tee but missed a birdie attempt from 3-feet taking a par. This left Varner III to even for the round.
On the par-4 seventh, Varner III's 138 yard approach to 5 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Varner III to 1 under for the round.
On the 583-yard par-5 11th, Varner III had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Varner III to 2 under for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 479-yard par-4 12th hole, Varner III had a 188 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Varner III to 3 under for the round.
Varner III got a bogey on the 487-yard par-4 15th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Varner III to 2 under for the round.
After a drive to right side of the fairway on the par-5 17th, Varner III hit his 103 yard approach to 6 feet, setting himself up for a birdie. This moved Varner III to 3 under for the round.