Scottie Scheffler shoots 2-over 74 in round two of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard
March 06, 2020
- March 06, 2020
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In his second round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard, Scottie Scheffler hit 12 of 14 fairways and 8 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 3 under for the tournament. Scheffler finished his day tied for 13th at 3 under; Sung Kang and Tyrrell Hatton are tied for 1st at 7 under; Danny Lee is in 3rd at 6 under; and Rory McIlroy, Harris English, and Sungjae Im are tied for 4th at 5 under.
At the 461-yard par-4 first, Scheffler's tee shot went 288 yards to the fairway bunker, his second shot went 152 yards to the right side of the fairway, and his chip went 22 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved Scheffler to 1 over for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 438-yard par-4 11th hole, Scheffler chipped in his third, carding a birdie for the hole. This moved Scheffler to even-par for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 574-yard par-5 12th hole, Scheffler hit an approach shot from 71 yards to 3 feet, setting himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Scheffler to 1 under for the round.
On the 215-yard par-3 14th, Scheffler's his approach went 31 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to even for the round.
On the 511-yard par-5 16th, Scheffler reached the green in 2 and sunk a 31-foot putt for eagle. This put Scheffler at 2 under for the round.
At the 221-yard par-3 17th, Scheffler got on in 2 and missed a bogey putt from 5 feet to finish with 3-putt a double bogey. This moved Scheffler to even-par for the round.
Scheffler got a double bogey on the 458-yard par-4 18th, getting on the green in 5 and one putting, moving Scheffler to 2 over for the round.