Grayson Murray shoots 1-under 70 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, Grayson Murray hit 11 of 14 fairways and 9 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 1 under for the tournament. Murray finished his day tied for 41st at 1 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.
Murray hit his second shot into the native area, he hit his next shot to the green and got down for bogey on par-4 first. This moved Murray to 1 over for the round.
At the par-5 fourth, Murray chipped in his third shot from 103 yards off the green, scoring a eagle for the hole. This moved Murray to 1 under for the round.
On the par-4 sixth, Murray's 154 yard approach to 7 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Murray to 2 under for the round.
On the 195-yard par-3 seventh, Murray's tee shot went 203 yards to the right side of the fairway and his chip went 13 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 under for the round.
Murray got a bogey on the 540-yard par-4 eighth, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Murray to even-par for the round.
After a drive to the left side of the fairway on the 510-yard par-4 ninth hole, Murray had a 158 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Murray to 1 under for the round.
Murray missed the green on his first shot on the 205-yard par-3 10th but had a chip in from 13 yards for birdie. This moved Murray to 2 under for the round.
On the 580-yard par-5 12th, Murray got on the green in 4 and two-putt for bogey, bringing Murray to even for the round.
On the par-4 18th, Murray's 130 yard approach to 9 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Murray to 1 under for the round.