Derek Ernst shoots 1-over 72 in round two of the Palmetto Championship at Congaree
June 11, 2021
- June 11, 2021
In his second round at the Palmetto Championship at Congaree, Derek Ernst hit 10 of 14 fairways and 14 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 5 over for the tournament. Ernst finished his day tied for 102nd at 5 over Chesson Hadley is in 1st at 11 under, Dustin Johnson is in 2nd at 9 under, and Tain Lee is in 3rd at 7 under.
On the par-4 first, Ernst's 100 yard approach to 12 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Ernst to 1 under for the round.
On the 360-yard par-4 third Ernst hit his tee shot 341 yards to the green. He ended up two putting for a birdie. This moved Ernst to 2 under for the round.
After hitting his second shot into the native area, Ernst hit his next to the left side of the fairway and reached the green on his fourth shot, rolling a one-putt bogey on the 520-yard par-4 sixth. This moved Ernst to 1 under for the round.
Ernst got a bogey on the 510-yard par-4 ninth, getting on the green in 2 and three putting, moving Ernst to even-par for the round.
After hitting his second shot into native area, Ernst hit his next shot to the green and got down for birdie on par-5 12th. This moved Ernst to 1 under for the round.