J.J. Spaun shoots 3-over 74 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, J.J. Spaun hit 11 of 14 fairways and 11 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 3 over for the tournament. Spaun finished his day tied for 114th at 3 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.
Spaun got a bogey on the 540-yard par-4 eighth, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Spaun to 1 over for the round.
On the par-4 ninth, Spaun's 205 yard approach to 9 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Spaun to even-par for the round.
After hitting his tee shot into the native area, Spaun hit his next to the right side of the fairway and reached the green on his third shot, rolling a two-putt bogey on the 490-yard par-4 11th. This moved Spaun to 1 over for the round.
After hitting his second shot into the native area, Spaun hit his next to the left side of the fairway. He hit his fourth shot to the green and had a two-putt for a bogey on the par-5 12th. This moved Spaun to 2 over for the round.