Max Homa shoots 2-under 70 in round three of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard
March 07, 2020
- March 07, 2020
In his third round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard, Max Homa hit 7 of 14 fairways and 7 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 1 over for the tournament. Homa finished his day tied for 16th at 1 over; Tyrrell Hatton is in 1st at 6 under; Marc Leishman and Rory McIlroy are tied for 2nd at 4 under; and Christiaan Bezuidenhout, Sungjae Im, Danny Lee, and Harris English are tied for 4th at 3 under.
Homa had a fantastic chip-in on the 231-yard par-3 second. His tee shot went 202 yards to the right intermediate rough and his second shot went 30 yards to the fringe where he had a third shot chip-in to save par keeping him at even-par for the round.
Homa got a bogey on the 434-yard par-4 third, getting on the green in 4 and one putting, moving Homa to 1 over for the round.
On the par-4 fifth, Homa's 113 yard approach to 9 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Homa to even for the round.
On the 555-yard par-5 sixth hole, Homa reached the green in 3 and sunk a 7-foot putt for birdie. This moved Homa to 1 under for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 400-yard par-4 10th hole, Homa had a 138 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Homa to 2 under for the round.
On the 438-yard par-4 11th hole, Homa reached the green in 2 and sunk a 18-foot putt for birdie. This moved Homa to 3 under for the round.
On the 511-yard par-5 16th, Homa had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Homa to 4 under for the round.
At the 458-yard par-4 18th, Homa got on in 3 and missed his bogey putt from 3 feet, finishing with a 3-putt double bogey. This moved Homa to 2 under for the round.