Mark Anderson shoots 1-over 71 in round one of the Honda Classic
February 27, 2020
- February 27, 2020
Mark Anderson hit 11 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Honda Classic, finishing at 1 over for the tournament. Anderson finished his day tied for 48th at 1 over; Harris English and Tom Lewis are tied for 1st at 4 under; Zach Johnson, Cameron Tringale, J.T. Poston, Brian Stuard, and Lee Westwood are tied for 3rd at 3 under; and Doc Redman, Brendan Steele, and Wyndham Clark are tied for 8th at 2 under.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 365-yard par-4 first hole, Anderson had a 155 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Anderson to 1 under for the round.
On the 217-yard par-3 fifth, Anderson's tee shot went 181 yards to the right rough and his chip went 21 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to even for the round.
On the 421-yard par-4 ninth, Anderson had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Anderson to 1 over for the round.
After a tee shot at the green on the 179-yard par-3 15th, Anderson missed a birdie attempt from 8-feet taking a par. This left Anderson to 1 over for the round.