Jordan Spieth rebounds from poor front in third round of the Genesis Invitational
February 15, 2020
- February 15, 2020
Jordan Spieth rolls in eagle from fringe on No. 1 at GenesisIn the third round of The Genesis Invitational 2020, Jordan Spieth holes his 31-foot eagle putt on the par-5 1st hole.
In his third round at the Genesis Invitational, Jordan Spieth hit 7 of 14 fairways and 8 of 18 greens in regulation, and had a great back half recovery from a poor front nine. Spieth finished his day tied for 46th at 1 under; Adam Scott, Matt Kuchar, and Rory McIlroy are tied for 1st at 10 under; Harold Varner III and Russell Henley are tied for 4th at 9 under; and Dustin Johnson and Joel Dahmen are tied for 6th at 8 under.
Jordan Spieth got a bogey on the 459-yard par-4 13th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Jordan Spieth to 1 over for the round.
On the 166-yard par-3 16th, Spieth's tee shot went 149 yards to the right rough and his chip went 10 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.
On the 590-yard par-5 17th, Spieth had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Spieth to even-par for the round.
On the 475-yard par-4 18th, Spieth had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Spieth to 1 over for the round.
At the par-5 first, Spieth chipped in his third shot from 11 yards off the green, scoring a eagle for the hole. This moved Spieth to 1 under for the round.
Spieth tee shot went 211 yards to the right side of the fairway and his chip went 27 yards to the green where he had a two-putt for bogey, bringing Spieth to even for the round.
After a drive to the left rough on the 434-yard par-4 fifth hole, Spieth chipped in his third, carding a birdie for the hole. This moved Spieth to 1 under for the round.