Brian Stuard shoots 2-over 73 in round one of the Palmetto Championship at Congaree
June 10, 2021
- June 10, 2021
In his first round at the Palmetto Championship at Congaree, Brian Stuard hit 14 of 14 fairways and 14 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 2 over for the tournament. Stuard finished his day tied for 93rd at 2 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, Stuard hit his next to the native area and reached the green on his fourth shot, rolling a one-putt bogey on the 490-yard par-4 11th. This moved Stuard to 1 over for the round.
Stuard got a bogey on the 475-yard par-4 17th, getting on the green in 2 and three putting, moving Stuard to 2 over for the round.
On the par-4 18th, Stuard's 148 yard approach to 8 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Stuard to 1 over for the round.
On the 645-yard par-5 fourth hole, Stuard reached the green in 3 and sunk a 15-foot putt for birdie. This moved Stuard to even-par for the round.
On the 195-yard par-3 seventh, Stuard hit the green off the tee but had a three-putt after missing a putt from 8-feet for a par and finished with a bogey. This put Stuard at 1 over for the round.
At the 540-yard par-4 eighth, Stuard got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 4 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved Stuard to 2 over for the round.