Hole-by-hole descriptions of Ryan Moore's 4th round at 114th U.S. Open

Staff writerJune 15, 2014 

Started on 1st tee

1st hole: Hybrid tee shot to right sandscape. Approach shot to back of green, 60f from hole. First putt goes by right side, 41/2f away. Makes second putt. PAR (E).

2nd hole: Drive in left fairway bunker. Approach shot lands on front ledge of green left of hole, 45f away. First putt stays left. Makes second putt from 2f. PAR (E).

3rd hole: Drive goes left but stays in throat of fairway, 55y from hole. Pitch shot stops 25f past hole. First birdie putt misses left. PAR (E).

4th hole: Drive trickles in left sandscape. Approach shot gets to front fringe, 100f away. Chip goes 2f past. PAR (E).

5th hole: Drive in center of fairway. 3-wood second shot goes in right-side greenside bunker. Bunker shot is well short, 35f away. First putt is 6f past. PAR (E).

6th hole: Tee shot goes in deep bunker left. Bunker shot 8f below hole. Par-saving putt misses right. BOGEY (+1).

7th hole: Drive goes in right sandscape. Moore advances second shot 75y, and it stays in sandscape. Third shot goes in right greenside bunker. Bunker shot goes off back of green. First chip gets to green, but rolls back. Next putt stops 1f away. TRIPLE BOGEY (+4).

8th hole: Drive in deep grass in sandscape left. Approach shot hits left apron and dribbles down the hill. Third pitch shot nearly goes in but shoots across the green and off the fringe. 5-wood chip does not go far enough and comes back to feet. Next chip shots runs 20f past. First putt misses left. TRIPLE BOGEY (+7).

9th hole: Tee shot stays left of hole but stops on front ledge, 4f away. Makes left-to-right breaking putt. BIRDIE (+6).

10th hole: Drive to center of fairway. 5-wood approach shot is in right greenside bunker. Bunker shot goes 14f past. Birdie putt dies right. PAR (+6).

11th hole: Drive to center of fairway. Approach shot 12f right of hole on back plateua. Birdie putt grazes left edge. PAR (+6).

12th hole: Drive to left waste area. Bunker shot goes way right and 90y away from hole. Next bunker shot goes 15f past the hole and spins back to 8f. Misses par-saving putt left. BOGEY (+7).

13th hole: With tees up, Moore goes for it and drive is 20y off green. Pitch shot goes to 4f. Makes putt. BIRDIE (+6).

14th hole: Drive left and on sandy cart path. Approach shot is on front part of green, 30f away. Birdie putt short. PAR (+6).

15th hole: Tee shot just short of green. Chip shot 6f right of hole. Makes putt. PAR (+6).

16th hole: Drive to right edge of sandscape. 3-wood approach lands in left bunker, but pin high. Bunker shot is 5f short. Makes putt. PAR (+6).

17th hole: Tee shot to center of green, 16f away. Birdie putt goes 3f by. PAR (+6).

18th hole: Drive to center of fairway. Approach shot 22f left of hole, but pin high on back slope. Birdie putt slides by on right. PAR (+6).

TOTAL: 6-over-par 76.


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