Lucas Glover shoots Even-par 71 in round one of the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship
February 20, 2020
- February 20, 2020
Lucas Glover hit 10 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship, finishing at even for the tournament. Glover finished his day tied for 19th at even par; Rory McIlroy is in 1st at 6 under; Justin Thomas and Bubba Watson are tied for 2nd at 4 under; and Corey Conners, Louis Oosthuizen, Bryson DeChambeau, and Billy Horschel are tied for 4th at 3 under.
After hitting his tee shot into the fairway bunker, Glover hit his next to the left rough and reached the green on his third shot, rolling a two-putt bogey on the 450-yard par-4 10th. This moved Glover to 1 over for the round.
After a tee shot at the 172-yard par-3 17th green, Glover suffered from a tough three-putt after missing a putt from 8-feet for a par and finished with a bogey. This put Glover at 2 over for the round.
On the 316-yard par-4 first hole, Glover reached the green in 2 and sunk a 4-foot putt for birdie. This moved Glover to 1 over for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 387-yard par-4 second hole, Glover had a 130 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Glover to even for the round.
On the 625-yard par-5 sixth, Glover had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Glover to 1 under for the round.
On the par-4 ninth, Glover's 116 yard approach to 15 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Glover to even-par for the round.