Nelson Ledesma putts well but delivers a 1-over 71 first round in the RSM Classic
November 21, 2019
- November 21, 2019
Nelson Ledesma 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. Ledesma finished his day tied for 110th at 1 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.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 417-yard par-4 first hole, Nelson Ledesma had a 143 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Nelson Ledesma to 1 under for the round.
On the 582-yard par-5 seventh, Ledesma had a double bogey after hitting the green in 6 and one putting. This moved Ledesma to 1 over for the round.
On the par-4 eighth, Ledesma's 175 yard approach to 10 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Ledesma to even for the round.
At the 14th, 442-yard par-4, Ledesma hit his drive into trouble having to take a drop. He hit his next shot to the Unmapped en route to a bogey. This moved Ledesma to 1 over for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the fairway bunker, Ledesma hit his next to the left side of the fairway reaching the green on his third shot and saving birdie on the par-5 15th. This moved Ledesma to even-par for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 470-yard par-4 18th hole, Ledesma had a 155 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Ledesma to 1 over for the round.