Mark Anderson putts well in round one of the RSM Classic
November 21, 2019
- November 21, 2019
Mark Anderson hit 13 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the RSM Classic, and had a good round of putting, with no misses on putts within 10 feet. Anderson finished his day tied for 14th at 4 under; 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.
After a 268 yard drive on the 417-yard par-4 first, Mark Anderson chipped his third shot to 9 feet, which he rolled for two-putt bogey on the hole. This moved Mark Anderson to 1 over for the round.
After a 289 yard drive on the 409-yard par-4 fifth, Anderson chipped his second shot to 3 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Anderson to even for the round.
On the 582-yard par-5 seventh, Anderson had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Anderson to 1 under for the round.
On the 368-yard par-4 eighth hole, Anderson reached the green in 2 and sunk a 17-foot putt for birdie. This moved Anderson to 2 under for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 408-yard par-4 13th hole, Anderson had a 102 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Anderson to 3 under for the round.
After a 304 yard drive on the 565-yard par-5 15th, Anderson chipped his third shot to 3 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Anderson to 4 under for the round.