Shane Lowry shoots 3-over 73 in round three of the Honda Classic
February 29, 2020
- February 29, 2020
Steele's wild lip-around, Woodland's ace robbery and Schwartzel's eagle hole-outIn The Takeaway, Teryn Gregson recaps Round 2 of The Honda Classic, where leader Brendan Steele's near ace went all the way around the hole in incredible fashion, Gary Woodland also got robbed of an ace on the same hole and Charl Schwartzel's eagle found the bottom of the cup from 206 yards out.
Shane Lowry hit 12 of 18 greens in regulation during his third round at the Honda Classic, finishing at 1 over for the tournament. Lowry finished his day tied for 23rd at 1 over; Tommy Fleetwood is in 1st at 5 under; Brendan Steele is in 2nd at 4 under; and Lee Westwood and Luke Donald are tied for 3rd at 3 under.
On the 538-yard par-5 third hole, Lowry reached the green in 3 and sunk a 31-inch putt for birdie. This moved Lowry to 1 under for the round.
On the 395-yard par-4 fourth, Lowry had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Lowry to even for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 479-yard par-4 sixth hole, Lowry had a 155 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Lowry to 1 over for the round.
On the 226-yard par-3 seventh, Lowry's tee shot went 197 yards to the left rough and his chip went 29 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 2 over for the round.
On the 388-yard par-4 13th hole, Lowry reached the green in 2 and sunk a 26-foot putt for birdie. This moved Lowry to 1 over for the round.
After a tee shot at the 175-yard par-3 17th green, Lowry suffered from a tough three-putt after missing a putt from 5-feet for a par and finished with a bogey. This put Lowry at 2 over for the round.