Patrick Cantlay shoots 1-under 70 in round one of the Genesis Invitational
February 17, 2022
- February 17, 2022
Patrick Cantlay makes birdie on No. 18 at Genesis
In the opening round of The Genesis Invitational 2022, Patrick Cantlay makes birdie on the par-4 18th hole.
In his first round at the Genesis Invitational, Patrick Cantlay hit 11 of 14 fairways and 11 of 18 greens in regulation, finishing at 1 under for the tournament. Cantlay finished his day tied for 43rd at 1 under; Joaquin Niemann is in 1st at 8 under; Max Homa, Cameron Young, Scottie Scheffler, and Jordan Spieth are tied for 2nd at 5 under; and Cameron Smith, Collin Morikawa, Justin Thomas, Charley Hoffman, Jason Kokrak, and C.T. Pan are tied for 6th at 4 under.
After a drive to left rough on the par-5 first, Cantlay hit his 190 yard approach to 12 feet, setting himself up for a birdie. This moved Cantlay to 1 under for the round.
On the par-4 ninth, Cantlay's 151 yard approach to 13 feet set himself up for the birdie on the hole. This moved Cantlay to 1 under for the round.
After a 341 yard drive on the 583-yard par-5 11th, Cantlay chipped his third shot to 2 feet, which he rolled for one-putt birdie on the hole. This moved Cantlay to 2 under for the round.
Cantlay got a bogey on the 479-yard par-4 12th, getting on the green in 3 and two putting, moving Cantlay to 1 under for the round.
On the 459-yard par-4 13th, Cantlay had a bogey after hitting the green in 3 and two putting, moving Cantlay to even-par for the round.
On the 192-yard par-3 14th, Cantlay's tee shot went 168 yards to the left side of the fairway and his chip went 25 yards to the green where he rolled a two-putt for bogey. This moved him to 1 over for the round.
On the 590-yard par-5 17th, Cantlay reached the green in 3 and sunk a 38-foot putt for birdie. This put Cantlay at even for the round.
After a drive to the right side of the fairway on the 475-yard par-4 18th hole, Cantlay had a 162 yard approach shot, setting himself up for the birdie. This moved Cantlay to 1 under for the round.