Ryan Armour finishes with Even-par 71 in first round of the Palmetto Championship at Congaree
June 10, 2021
- June 10, 2021
In his first round at the Palmetto Championship at Congaree, Ryan Armour hit 14 of 14 fairways and 11 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at even-par for the tournament. Armour finished his day tied for 54th at even par; 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, Armour's tee shot went 177 yards to the right side of the fairway and his chip went 12 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.
On the par-4 15th, Armour's 127 yard approach to 4 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Armour to even-par for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 435-yard par-4 16th hole, Armour had a 118 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Armour to 1 under for the round.
On the 435-yard par-4 first hole, Armour reached the green in 2 and sunk a 16-foot putt for birdie. This moved Armour to 2 under for the round.
On the 595-yard par-5 second, Armour got on the green in 4 and two-putt for bogey, bringing Armour to 1 under for the round.
Armour hit his second shot into the native area, he hit his next shot to the green and got down for bogey on par-4 sixth. This moved Armour to even for the round.