Dustin Johnson shoots 1-over 72 in round two of the NORTHERN TRUST
August 20, 2021
- August 20, 2021
Rahm, JT share lead, DJ’s cracked driver & Higgs birdie bombs
In The Takeaway, Teryn Gregson recaps round 1 of THE NORTHERN TRUST, where Jon Rahm and Justin Thomas battled it out for the Liberty National course record, Dustin Johnson was -2 on the par 5’s despite playing with two 3-woods after he cracked his driver and Harry Higgs made two 80-footers to move inside the top 70.
Dustin Johnson hit 11 of 18 greens in regulation during his second round at the NORTHERN TRUST, finishing at even for the tournament. Johnson finished his day tied for 76th at even par; Jon Rahm is in 1st at 12 under; Tony Finau is in 2nd at 11 under; and Justin Thomas, Keith Mitchell, and Xander Schauffele are tied for 3rd at 10 under.
After hitting his tee shot into the native area, Johnson hit his next to the primary rough and reached the green on his fourth shot, rolling a two-putt double bogey on the 496-yard par-4 10th. This moved Johnson to 2 over for the round.
On the 580-yard par-5 13th hole, Johnson reached the green in 3 and sunk a 4-foot putt for birdie. This moved Johnson to 1 over for the round.
At the 205-yard par-3 fourth, Johnson hit a tee shot 189 yards at the green, setting himself up for the 13-foot putt for birdie. This moved Johnson to 1 over for the round.
On the 611-yard par-5 eighth hole, Johnson reached the green in 3 and sunk a 26-inch putt for birdie. This moved Johnson to even for the round.
On the 474-yard par-4 ninth, Johnson had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Johnson to 1 over for the round.