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Muirfield Hole Guide - 8th Hole

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Place the tee shot correctly and this becomes a relatively easy par four, but the critical factor is knowing where to put it. The carry over the cluster of bunkers on the dog leg corner is 284 yards. Most players opt for a three-wood or long-iron for position in the left half of the fairway to set up a shot over the cross bunkers to a green that drops away at the back and left.

Hole White Tees Par Red and Yellow Tees Par SI Blue Tees Par SI
1 450 4 446 4 5 404 5 3
2 367 4 365 4 17 338 4 13
3 379 4 377 4 11 336 4 15
4 229 3 182 3 13 136 3 11
5 561 5 510 5 7 463 5 17
6 469 4 440 4 3 399 5 5
7 187 3 147 3 15 131 3 9
8 445 4 443 4 1 419 5 7
9 558 5 505 4 9 454 5 1
OUT 3645 36 3415 35   3080 39  
10 472 4 470 4 4 416 5 4
11 389 4 354 4 18 315 4 16
12 382 4 380 4 16 356 4 12
13 193 3 156 3 14 133 3 14
14 478 4 449 4 2 395 5 2
15 447 4 394 4 8 362 4 10
16 188 3 186 3 12 139 3 8
17 578 5 506 5 10 460 5 18
18 473 4 418 4 6 324 4 6
IN 3600 35 3313 35   2900 37  
OUT 3645 36 3415 35   3080 39  
TOT 7245 71 6728 70   5980 76  

Standard Scratch Score 73