Scott Piercy putts well in round one of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard
March 05, 2020
- March 05, 2020
Scott Piercy hit 10 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard, and had a good round of putting, with no misses on putts within 10 feet. Piercy finished his day tied for 31st at 1 under; Matt Every is in 1st at 7 under; Rory McIlroy is in 2nd at 6 under; and Scottie Scheffler and Talor Gooch are tied for 3rd at 5 under.
Scott Piercy missed the green on his first shot on the 231-yard par-3 second but had a chip in from 20 yards for birdie. This moved Scott Piercy to 1 under for the round.
On the 480-yard par-4 ninth, Piercy had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Piercy to even for the round.
Piercy tee shot went 187 yards to the right side of the fairway and his chip went 24 yards to the green where he had a two-putt for bogey, bringing Piercy to 1 over for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 467-yard par-4 15th hole, Piercy chipped in his third, carding a birdie for the hole. This moved Piercy to even-par for the round.
On the 458-yard par-4 18th hole, Piercy reached the green in 2 and sunk a 19-foot putt for birdie. This moved Piercy to 1 under for the round.