Joel Dahmen finishes with Even-par 72 in first round 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, Joel Dahmen hit 9 of 14 fairways and 12 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at even-par for the tournament. Dahmen finished his day tied for 45th at even par; 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.
After a 292 yard drive on the 370-yard par-4 13th, Dahmen chipped his second shot to 9 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Dahmen to 1 under for the round.
After a 295 yard drive on the 467-yard par-4 15th, Dahmen chipped his third shot to 6 feet, which he rolled for two-putt bogey on the hole. This moved Dahmen to even-par for the round.
On the 511-yard par-5 16th, Dahmen had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Dahmen to 1 under for the round.
On the par-4 18th, Dahmen's 138 yard approach to 8 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Dahmen to 2 under for the round.
Dahmen tee shot went 200 yards to the right side of the fairway and his chip went 22 yards to the green where he had a two-putt for bogey, bringing Dahmen to 1 under for the round.
On the 460-yard par-4 eighth hole, Dahmen reached the green in 2 and sunk a 15-foot putt for birdie. This moved Dahmen to 1 under for the round.
Dahmen got a bogey on the 480-yard par-4 ninth, getting on the green in 4 and one putting, moving Dahmen to even for the round.