Lucas Glover shoots 2-under 70 in round one of the PLAYERS Championship
March 12, 2020
- March 12, 2020
Lucas Glover hit 17 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the PLAYERS Championship, finishing at 2 under for the tournament. Glover finished his round tied for 24th at 2 under; Hideki Matsuyama is in 1st at 7 under; Patrick Cantlay, Harris English, Christiaan Bezuidenhout, and Cameron Champ are tied for 2nd at 5 under; and Rory Sabbatini, Pat Perez, Kyoung-Hoon Lee, Jason Dufner, Michael Thompson, Branden Grace, Keith Mitchell, Marc Leishman, Scottie Scheffler, and Webb Simpson are tied for 6th at 4 under.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 424-yard par-4 10th hole, Glover had a 129 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Glover to 1 under for the round.
On the 302-yard par-4 12th hole, Glover reached the green in 2 and sunk a 30-inch putt for birdie. This moved Glover to 2 under for the round.
At the 481-yard par-4 14th, Glover got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 6 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved Glover to 1 under for the round.
On the 523-yard par-5 16th, Glover had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Glover to 2 under for the round.
At the 137-yard par-3 17th, Glover hit a tee shot 141 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 10-foot putt for birdie. This moved Glover to 3 under for the round.
On the 462-yard par-4 18th, Glover had a bogey after hitting the green in 2 and three putting, moving Glover to 2 under for the round.