Bryson Nimmer shoots 3-under 68 in round one of the Palmetto Championship at Congaree
June 10, 2021
- June 10, 2021
Bryson Nimmer fairway bunker instructional at Palmetto Championship
Prior to the 2021 Palmetto Championship at Congaree, local native Bryson Nimmer gives some tips on how to escape from waste areas at Congaree Golf Club.
In his first round at the Palmetto Championship at Congaree, Bryson Nimmer hit 12 of 14 fairways and 11 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 3 under for the tournament. Nimmer finished his day tied for 19th at 3 under; 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.
On the 205-yard par-3 10th, Nimmer's tee shot went 179 yards to the left side of the fairway and his approach went 33 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.
Nimmer hit his tee shot into the native area, he hit his next shot to the green and got down for birdie on par-4 15th. This moved Nimmer to even-par for the round.
On the par-4 first, Nimmer's 160 yard approach to 6 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Nimmer to 1 under for the round.
On the 595-yard par-5 second hole, Nimmer reached the green in 3 and sunk a 6-foot putt for birdie. This moved Nimmer to 2 under for the round.
On the par-5 fourth, Nimmer's approach shot set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Nimmer to 3 under for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 520-yard par-4 sixth hole, Nimmer had a 177 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Nimmer to 4 under for the round.
Nimmer got a bogey on the 540-yard par-4 eighth, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Nimmer to 3 under for the round.