Xander Schauffele shoots 1-over 72 in round one of the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship
February 20, 2020
- February 20, 2020
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In his first round at the World Golf Championships-Mexico Championship, Xander Schauffele hit 9 of 14 fairways and 12 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 1 over for the tournament. Schauffele finished his day tied for 29th at 1 over; 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.
On the 632-yard par-5 11th hole, Schauffele reached the green in 3 and sunk a 17-foot putt for birdie. This moved Schauffele to 1 under for the round.
On the 225-yard par-3 13th, Schauffele hit the green off the tee but had a three-putt after missing a putt from 9-feet for a par and finished with a bogey. This put Schauffele at even-par for the round.
After a 303 yard drive on the 387-yard par-4 second, Schauffele chipped his fourth shot to 8 feet, which he rolled for one-putt bogey on the hole. This moved Schauffele to 1 over for the round.
At the 445-yard par-4 fifth, Schauffele got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 6 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved Schauffele to 2 over for the round.
On the par-4 ninth, Schauffele's 119 yard approach to 6 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Schauffele to 1 over for the round.