J.J. Spaun shoots 2-under 69 in round two of the Genesis Invitational
February 14, 2020
- February 14, 2020
J.J. Spaun hit 8 of 18 greens in regulation during his second round at the Genesis Invitational, finishing at even for the tournament. Spaun finished his day tied for 45th at even par; 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.
On the 503-yard par-5 first hole, Spaun reached the green in 3 and sunk a 5-foot putt for birdie. This moved Spaun to 1 under for the round.
On the 471-yard par-4 second, Spaun had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Spaun to even for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 434-yard par-4 fifth hole, Spaun had a 150 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Spaun to 1 under for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the native area, Spaun hit his next to the right side of the fairway and reached the green on his fourth shot, rolling a one-putt bogey on the 433-yard par-4 eighth. This moved Spaun to even-par for the round.
At the 166-yard par-3 16th, Spaun hit a tee shot 167 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 6-foot putt for birdie. This moved Spaun to 1 under for the round.
After a drive to the left rough on the 590-yard par-5 17th hole, Spaun hit an approach shot from 107 yards to 11 feet, setting himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Spaun to 2 under for the round.