Gary Woodland putts well in round one of the 3M Open
July 22, 2021
- July 22, 2021
Gary Woodland hit 11 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the 3M Open, and had a good round of putting, with no misses on putts within 10 feet. Woodland finished his day tied for 47th at 2 under; 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 285 yard drive on the 593-yard par-5 12th, Gary Woodland chipped his third shot to 6 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Gary Woodland to 1 under for the round.
On the 228-yard par-3 13th, Woodland's his chip went 26 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to even for the round.
At the par-5 18th, Woodland chipped in his third shot from 7 yards off the green, scoring a eagle for the hole. This moved Woodland to even-par for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 416-yard par-4 first hole, Woodland had a 105 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Woodland to 1 under for the round.
On the par-4 seventh, Woodland's 86 yard approach to 4 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Woodland to 2 under for the round.