Dustin Johnson shoots 4-under 67 in round three of the Genesis Invitational
February 15, 2020
- February 15, 2020
Dustin Johnson drains a 24-foot eagle on No. 17 at GenesisIn the third round of The Genesis Invitational 2020, Dustin Johnson makes 24-foot eagle putt on the par-5 17th hole.
Dustin Johnson hit 10 of 18 greens in regulation during his third round at the Genesis Invitational, finishing at 8 under for the tournament. Johnson finished his day tied for 6th at 8 under with Joel Dahmen; Adam Scott, Matt Kuchar, and Rory McIlroy are tied for 1st at 10 under; and Harold Varner III and Russell Henley are tied for 4th at 9 under.
After a tee shot at the green on the 199-yard par-3 sixth, Johnson missed a birdie attempt from 7-feet taking a par. This left Johnson to even for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 408-yard par-4 seventh hole, Johnson had a 146 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Johnson to 1 under for the round.
On his tee stroke on the 433-yard par-4 eighth, Johnson went into the fairway bunker and proceeded to hit his next shot to the native area leading to his double bogey. He hit his third onto the green and had a three-putt to finish the hole. This moved Johnson to 1 over for the round.
After a drive to the native area on the 458-yard par-4 ninth hole, Johnson chipped in his third, carding a birdie for the hole. This moved Johnson to even-par for the round.
After a 283 yard drive on the 315-yard par-4 10th, Johnson chipped his second shot to 3 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Johnson to 1 under for the round.
On the 583-yard par-5 11th, Johnson had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This was his 3rd under-par hole in a row and moved Johnson to 2 under for the round.
On the 459-yard par-4 13th, Johnson had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Johnson to 1 under for the round.
Johnson hit his tee at the green on the 192-yard par-3 14th, setting himself up for a long 42-foot birdie putt, which he converted. This moved Johnson to 2 under for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the fairway bunker, Johnson hit his next to the right side of the fairway and reached the green on his third shot, rolling a two-putt bogey on the 487-yard par-4 15th. This moved Johnson to 1 under for the round.
At the 166-yard par-3 16th, Johnson hit a tee shot 153 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 7-foot putt for birdie. This moved Johnson to 2 under for the round.
At the par-5 17th, Johnson chipped in his third shot from 8 yards off the green, scoring a eagle for the hole. This moved Johnson to 4 under for the round.