Carlos Ortiz shoots 2-over 74 in round one of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard
March 05, 2020
- March 05, 2020
In his first round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard, Carlos Ortiz hit 9 of 14 fairways and 9 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 2 over for the tournament. Ortiz finished his day tied for 80th at 2 over; 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.
On the 511-yard par-5 16th hole, Ortiz reached the green in 3 and had a three-putt after missing a 8 feet putt he finished with a 3-putt bogey, putting him at 1 over for the round.
At the 221-yard par-3 17th, Ortiz hit a tee shot 221 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 5-foot putt for birdie. This moved Ortiz to even-par for the round.
Ortiz got a bogey on the 458-yard par-4 18th, getting on the green in 4 and one putting, moving Ortiz to 1 over for the round.
On the 231-yard par-3 second, Ortiz's tee shot went 220 yards to the right side of the fairway and his chip went 15 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 2 over for the round.
On the 590-yard par-5 fourth, Ortiz got on the green in 4 and two-putt for bogey, bringing Ortiz to 3 over for the round.
On the 555-yard par-5 sixth, Ortiz had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Ortiz to 2 over for the round.
On the 460-yard par-4 eighth, Ortiz had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Ortiz to 2 over for the round.