Andrew Putnam shoots Even-par 71 in round one of the Palmetto Championship at Congaree
June 10, 2021
- June 10, 2021
Andrew Putnam hit 9 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Palmetto Championship at Congaree, finishing at even for the tournament. Putnam finished his day tied for 54th at even par; 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 a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 490-yard par-4 11th hole, Putnam had a 182 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Putnam to 1 under for the round.
After hitting his second shot into the native area, Putnam hit his next shot to the green and got down for bogey on par-4 17th. This moved Putnam to even for the round.
On his tee stroke on the 435-yard par-4 first, Putnam went into the native area and proceeded to hit his next shot to the native area leading to his bogey. He hit his fourth onto the green and had a one-putt to finish the hole. This moved Putnam to 1 over for the round.
After a 268 yard drive on the 595-yard par-5 second, Putnam chipped his third shot to 8 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Putnam to even-par for the round.