Angus Flanagan shoots 1-over 72 in round one of the 3M Open
July 22, 2021
- July 22, 2021
Angus Flanagan on feeling prepared before 3M Open
Prior to the 2021 3M Open, Angus Flanagan talks about battling nerves at the beginning of his PGA TOUR career and how past experiences have helped him grow and feel more confident heading into his second appearance at TPC Twin Cities.
Angus Flanagan hit 9 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the 3M Open, finishing at 1 over for the tournament. Flanagan finished his day tied for 104th at 1 over; Roger Sloan, Chez Reavie, Jhonattan Vegas, Rickie Fowler, and Troy Merritt are tied for 1st at 7 under; Bo Hoag, Adam Schenk, and Scott Stallings are tied for 6th at 6 under; and Chris Baker and Brian Stuard are tied for 9th at 5 under.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 424-yard par-4 fifth hole, Flanagan had a 131 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Flanagan to 1 under for the round.
At the 204-yard par-3 eighth, Flanagan hit a tee shot 194 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 12-foot putt for birdie. This moved Flanagan to 2 under for the round.
On the 502-yard par-4 ninth, Flanagan had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Flanagan to 1 under for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the native area, Flanagan hit his next to the left rough and reached the green on his third shot, rolling a two-putt bogey on the 467-yard par-4 11th. This moved Flanagan to even for the round.
On the 593-yard par-5 12th, Flanagan had a birdie after hitting the green in 2 and two putting. This moved Flanagan to 1 under for the round.
On the 228-yard par-3 13th, Flanagan's his chip went 28 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to even-par for the round.
After a 284 yard drive on the 437-yard par-4 14th, Flanagan chipped his third shot to 6 feet, which he rolled for two-putt bogey on the hole. This moved Flanagan to 1 over for the round.