Andres Romero shoots 6-over 77 in round one of the Palmetto Championship at Congaree
June 10, 2021
- June 10, 2021
Andres Romero hit 8 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Palmetto Championship at Congaree, finishing at 6 over for the tournament. Romero finished his day tied for 140th at 6 over; Wes Roach is in 1st at 7 under; Erik van Rooyen, Chesson Hadley, Dustin Johnson, and Doc Redman are tied for 2nd at 6 under; and Jhonattan Vegas is in 6th at 5 under.
After hitting his tee shot into the native area, Romero hit his next to the right side of the fairway and reached the green on his third shot, rolling a two-putt bogey on the 490-yard par-4 11th. This moved Romero to 1 over for the round.
On his second stroke on the 580-yard par-5 12th, Romero went into the native area and proceeded to hit his next shot to the native area. He hit his fourth at the green and had a two-putt to finish with a bogey. This moved Romero to 2 over for the round.
On the 230-yard par-3 14th, Romero's tee shot went 226 yards to the left side of the fairway and his chip went 20 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 3 over for the round.
After a 324 yard drive on the 360-yard par-4 15th, Romero chipped his second shot to 3 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Romero to 2 over for the round.
After hitting his second shot into the native area, Romero hit his next shot to the green and two putted for a bogey on par-5 fourth. This moved Romero to 3 over for the round.
On the 540-yard par-4 eighth, Romero had a double bogey after hitting the green in 4 and two putting, moving Romero to 5 over for the round.
After a 313 yard drive on the 510-yard par-4 ninth, Romero chipped his third shot to 8 feet, which he rolled for two-putt bogey on the hole. This moved Romero to 6 over for the round.