Jason Dufner shoots 2-over 72 in round one of the RSM Classic
November 21, 2019
- November 21, 2019
Jason Dufner hit 15 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the RSM Classic, finishing at 2 over for the tournament. Dufner finished his day tied for 127th at 2 over; Webb Simpson is in 1st at 7 under; Kyoung-Hoon Lee, Cameron Tringale, and Rhein Gibson are tied for 2nd at 6 under; and Hank Lebioda, Sebastián Muñoz, Nick Taylor, Rory Sabbatini, Alex Cejka, Tyler Duncan, Brian Harman, Scott Brown, and Scott Harrington are tied for 5th at 5 under.
At the 442-yard par-4 14th, Dufner got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 10 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved Dufner to 3 over for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 565-yard par-5 15th hole, Dufner hit an approach shot from 226 yards to 10 feet, setting himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Dufner to 2 over for the round.
After a 258 yard drive on the 429-yard par-4 fourth, Dufner chipped his third shot to 8 feet, which he rolled for two-putt bogey on the hole. This moved Dufner to 3 over for the round.
On the 452-yard par-4 ninth hole, Dufner reached the green in 2 and sunk a 25-foot putt for birdie. This moved Dufner to 2 over for the round.