Tom Hoge shoots 2-over 72 in round one of the Honda Classic
February 27, 2020
- February 27, 2020
In his first round at the Honda Classic, Tom Hoge hit 10 of 14 fairways and 14 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 2 over for the tournament. Hoge finished his day tied for 63rd at 2 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.
On the par-4 14th, Hoge's 142 yard approach to 5 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Hoge to 1 under for the round.
On the 556-yard par-5 18th hole, Hoge reached the green in 3 and sunk a 4-foot putt for birdie. This moved Hoge to 2 under for the round.
On the 395-yard par-4 fourth hole, Hoge reached the green in 2 and sunk a 17-foot putt for birdie. This moved Hoge to 3 under for the round.
After a tee shot onto the 217-yard par-3 green fifth, Hoge suffered from a tough three-putt for a bogey putting him at 2 under for the round.
On the 226-yard par-3 seventh, Hoge's his chip went 16 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.