Lee Westwood putts well in round one of the Honda Classic
February 27, 2020
- February 27, 2020
In his first round at the Honda Classic, Lee Westwood hit 11 of 14 fairways and 12 of 18 greens in regulation, and had a great day on the green leaving no misses on putts within 10 feet. Westwood finished his day tied for 3rd at 3 under with Zach Johnson, Cameron Tringale, J.T. Poston, and Brian Stuard; Harris English and Tom Lewis are tied for 1st at 4 under; and Doc Redman, Brendan Steele, and Wyndham Clark are tied for 8th at 2 under.
On the 538-yard par-5 third hole, Lee Westwood reached the green in 3 and sunk a 15-inch putt for birdie. This moved Lee Westwood to 1 under for the round.
Westwood got a bogey on the 395-yard par-4 fourth, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Westwood to even-par for the round.
On the 479-yard par-4 sixth hole, Westwood reached the green in 2 and sunk a 16-foot putt for birdie. This moved Westwood to 1 under for the round.
After a drive to the right intermediate rough on the 421-yard par-4 ninth hole, Westwood chipped in his fourth from 5 yards, carding a par for the hole. This kept Westwood at 1 under for the round.
On the par-4 11th, Westwood's 161 yard approach to 8 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Westwood to 2 under for the round.
On the 556-yard par-5 18th hole, Westwood reached the green in 3 and sunk a 4-foot putt for birdie. This moved Westwood to 3 under for the round.