Tyler McCumber shoots Even-par 70 in round one of the RSM Classic
November 21, 2019
- November 21, 2019
Tyler McCumber's 43-foot birdie putt at The RSM ClassicIn the opening round of the 2019 The RSM Classic, Tyler McCumber sinks a 43-foot birdie putt on the par-3 17th hole.
Tyler McCumber hit 13 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the RSM Classic, finishing at even for the tournament. McCumber finished his day tied for 91st at even par; 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.
On the 204-yard par-3 third, McCumber's his second shot went 35 yards to the fringe and his chip went 8 yards to the green where he rolled a one-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.
At the 429-yard par-4 fourth, McCumber got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 6 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved McCumber to 2 over for the round.
On the 179-yard par-3 sixth, McCumber's tee shot went 184 yards to the right intermediate rough and his chip went 17 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 3 over for the round.
On the 582-yard par-5 seventh, McCumber had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved McCumber to 2 over for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 368-yard par-4 eighth hole, McCumber had a 139 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved McCumber to 1 over for the round.
On the 442-yard par-4 14th hole, McCumber reached the green in 2 and sunk a 23-foot putt for birdie. This moved McCumber to even for the round.
McCumber hit his tee shot 315 yards to the fairway bunker on the 407-yard par-4 16th. He ended up getting on the green in 4 and one-putting for a bogey. This moved McCumber to 1 over for the round.
McCumber missed the green on his first shot on the 192-yard par-3 17th but had a chip in from 14 yards for birdie. This moved McCumber to even-par for the round.