Denny McCarthy putts well in round three of the Genesis Invitational
February 15, 2020
- February 15, 2020
Denny McCarthy uses nice approach to set up birdie at GenesisIn the opening round of The Genesis Invitational 2020, Denny McCarthy lands his 87-yard approach 6 feet from the cup at the par-5 11th hole. He would make the putt for birdie.
In his third round at the Genesis Invitational, Denny McCarthy hit 4 of 14 fairways and 10 of 18 greens in regulation, and had a great day on the green leaving no misses on putts within 10 feet. McCarthy finished his day tied for 36th at 2 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.
On the 503-yard par-5 first, Denny McCarthy reached the green in 3 and sunk a 48-foot putt for birdie. This put Denny McCarthy at 1 under for the round.
On the par-4 second, McCarthy's 150 yard approach to 5 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved McCarthy to 2 under for the round.
On his tee stroke on the 408-yard par-4 seventh, McCarthy went into the fairway bunker and proceeded to hit his next shot to the left rough leading to his bogey. He hit his third onto the green and had a two-putt to finish the hole. This moved McCarthy to 1 under for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 458-yard par-4 ninth hole, McCarthy had a 175 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved McCarthy to 2 under for the round.
At the 192-yard par-3 14th, McCarthy hit a tee shot 195 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 16-foot putt for birdie. This moved McCarthy to 3 under for the round.
McCarthy got a double bogey on the 487-yard par-4 15th, getting on the green in 4 and two putting, moving McCarthy to 1 under for the round.