Aaron Wise shoots Even-par 70 in round one of the RSM Classic
November 21, 2019
- November 21, 2019
Aaron Wise hit 14 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the RSM Classic, finishing at even for the tournament. Wise 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.
At the 418-yard par-4 10th, Wise reached the green in 2 and rolled a 33-foot putt for birdie. This put Wise at 1 under for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 425-yard par-4 11th hole, Wise had a 127 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Wise to 2 under for the round.
On the 442-yard par-4 14th, Wise had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Wise to 1 under for the round.
At the par-5 15th, Wise chipped in his fourth shot from 6 yards off the green, scoring a birdie for the hole. This moved Wise to 2 under for the round.
At the 415-yard par-4 second, Wise got on in 3 and missed his bogey putt from 8 feet, finishing with a 3-putt double bogey. This moved Wise to even for the round.
After a tee shot onto the 204-yard par-3 green third, Wise suffered from a tough three-putt for a bogey putting him at 1 over for the round.
On the 179-yard par-3 sixth, Wise's tee shot went 187 yards to the right rough and his chip went 20 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 2 over for the round.
On the 582-yard par-5 seventh hole, Wise reached the green in 3 and sunk a 20-foot putt for birdie. This moved Wise to 1 over for the round.
On the 368-yard par-4 eighth hole, Wise reached the green in 2 and sunk a 23-foot putt for birdie. This moved Wise to even-par for the round.