Brian Gay putts well in round one of the Travelers Championship
June 25, 2020
- June 25, 2020
Brian Gay hit 13 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Travelers Championship, and had a good round of putting, with no misses on putts within 10 feet. Gay finished his day tied for 33rd at 3 under; Mackenzie Hughes is in 1st at 10 under; Viktor Hovland, Xander Schauffele, and Rory McIlroy are tied for 2nd at 7 under; and Louis Oosthuizen, Seung-Yul Noh, Sergio Garcia, Tyler Duncan, Phil Mickelson, and Michael Thompson are tied for 5th at 6 under.
After a 336 yard drive on the 411-yard par-4 12th, Brian Gay chipped his second shot to 9 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Brian Gay to 1 under for the round.
On the 296-yard par-4 15th hole, Gay reached the green in 2 and sunk a 7-foot putt for birdie. This moved Gay to 2 under for the round.
At the 171-yard par-3 16th, Gay hit a tee shot 155 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 2-foot putt for birdie. This moved Gay to 3 under for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the fairway bunker, Gay hit his next to the left side of the fairway and reached the green on his third shot, rolling a two-putt bogey on the 444-yard par-4 18th. This moved Gay to 2 under for the round.
At the 202-yard par-3 eighth, Gay hit a tee shot 184 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 14-foot putt for birdie. This moved Gay to 3 under for the round.