Sam Burns shoots 2-under 69 in round three of the Genesis Invitational
February 15, 2020
- February 15, 2020
Sam Burns rolls in eagle on No. 10 at GenesisIn the third round of The Genesis Invitational 2020, Sam Burns makes his 21-foot eagle putt on the par-4 10th hole.
In his third round at the Genesis Invitational, Sam Burns hit 10 of 14 fairways and 12 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 3 under for the tournament. Burns finished his day tied for 28th at 3 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.
After a 304 yard drive on the 503-yard par-5 first, Burns chipped his third shot to 2 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Burns to 1 under for the round.
On the par-4 fifth, Burns's 158 yard approach to 7 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Burns to 2 under for the round.
Burns got a bogey on the 433-yard par-4 eighth, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Burns to 1 under for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the native area, Burns hit his next to the right rough and reached the green on his third shot, rolling a two-putt bogey on the 458-yard par-4 ninth. This moved Burns to even-par for the round.
At the 315-yard par-4 10th, Burns had a 279-yard drive to the green. Leaving himself a 22-foot putt for eagle, which he converted. This moved Burns to 2 under for the round.