Omar Uresti shoots 3-over 74 in round one of the Palmetto Championship at Congaree
June 10, 2021
- June 10, 2021
Omar Uresti hit 10 of 18 greens in regulation during his first round at the Palmetto Championship at Congaree, finishing at 3 over for the tournament. Uresti 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.
Uresti tee shot went 180 yards to the left side of the fairway and his chip went 20 yards to the green where he had a two-putt for bogey, bringing Uresti to 1 over for the round.
On his tee stroke on the 445-yard par-4 18th, Uresti went into the native area and proceeded to hit his next shot to the native area leading to his double bogey. He hit his fourth onto the green and had a two-putt to finish the hole. This moved Uresti to 3 over for the round.
On the 595-yard par-5 second hole, Uresti reached the green in 3 and sunk a 18-foot putt for birdie. This moved Uresti to 2 over for the round.
After hitting his second shot into the native area, Uresti hit his next shot to the green and got down for bogey on par-4 sixth. This moved Uresti to 3 over for the round.
Uresti missed the green on his first shot on the 195-yard par-3 16th but had a chip in from 10 yards for birdie. This moved Uresti to 2 over for the round.
At the 510-yard par-4 ninth, Uresti got on in 2 and missed his par putt from 6 feet, finishing with a 3-putt bogey. This moved Uresti to 3 over for the round.