Scottie Scheffler shoots 3-over 75 in round three of the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard
March 07, 2020
- March 07, 2020
Scottie Scheffler’s near albatross at Arnold PalmerIn the third round of the 2020 Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard, Scottie Scheffler hits his 216-yard approach shot on the par-5 6th hole to 1-foot then sinks the putt for eagle.
Scottie Scheffler hit 9 of 18 greens in regulation during his third round at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard, finishing at even for the tournament. Scheffler finished his day tied for 9th at even par; 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.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 555-yard par-5 sixth hole, Scheffler hit an approach shot from 215 yards to 1 foot, setting himself up for the eagle on the hole. This moved Scheffler to 2 under for the round.
At the 480-yard par-4 ninth hole, Scheffler reached the green in 2 and had a disappointing four-putt for double bogey putting him at even for the round.
At the 438-yard par-4 11th, Scheffler's tee shot went 259 yards to the fairway bunker, his second shot went 66 yards to the left side of the fairway, and his approach went 112 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved Scheffler to 1 over for the round.
On the 215-yard par-3 14th, Scheffler's his chip went 16 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 2 over for the round.
On the 511-yard par-5 16th, Scheffler had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Scheffler to 1 over for the round.