Harold Varner III putts well but delivers a 1-over 72 first round in the Palmetto Championship at Congaree
June 10, 2021
- June 10, 2021
Harold Varner III makes short birdie putt at Palmetto Championship
In the opening round of the 2021 Palmetto Championship at Congaree, Harold Varner III makes a 6-foot birdie putt at the par-4 18th hole.
In his first round at the Palmetto Championship at Congaree, Harold Varner III hit 10 of 14 fairways and 10 of 18 greens in regulation, and had a great day on the green leaving no misses on putts within 10 feet. Varner III finished his day tied for 75th at 1 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.
On his second stroke on the 580-yard par-5 12th, Harold Varner III 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 Harold Varner III to 1 over for the round.
Varner III 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 Varner III to even-par for the round.
On the par-4 18th, Varner III's 115 yard approach to 6 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Varner III to 1 under for the round.
After a 318 yard drive on the 595-yard par-5 second, Varner III chipped his third shot to 5 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Varner III to 2 under for the round.
After hitting his third shot into the native area, Varner III hit his next shot to the green and two putted for a bogey on par-5 fourth. This moved Varner III to 2 under for the round.
On the 170-yard par-3 fifth, Varner III's tee shot went 192 yards to the left side of the fairway and his approach went 32 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 under for the round.
On the 195-yard par-3 seventh, Varner III his second shot was a drop and his approach went 174 yards to the green where he 2 putted for double bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.