Ryan Blaum shoots 1-over 72 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, Ryan Blaum hit 13 of 14 fairways and 11 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 1 over for the tournament. Blaum 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 the par-4 13th, Blaum's 124 yard approach to 10 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Blaum to 1 under for the round.
On the 230-yard par-3 14th, Blaum's tee shot went 207 yards to the right side of the fairway and his chip went 28 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to even-par for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 435-yard par-4 16th hole, Blaum had a 138 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Blaum to 1 under for the round.
At the 475-yard par-4 17th, after his drive went to the native area Blaum stuck his next shot close and carded a birdie. This moved Blaum to 2 under for the round.
After a 268 yard drive on the 595-yard par-5 second, Blaum chipped his third shot to 1 foot, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Blaum to 3 under for the round.
After hitting his second shot into the native area, Blaum hit his next to the native area and reached the green on his fifth shot, rolling a two-putt triple bogey on the 520-yard par-4 sixth. This moved Blaum to even for the round.
Blaum hit his second shot into the native area, he hit his next shot to the green and got down for bogey on par-4 ninth. This moved Blaum to 1 over for the round.