Matthew NeSmith birdied six of his last nine holes, matching the course record with a 10-under-par 61, to seize the lead after Friday’s second round of the Valspar Championship.
Defending champion Sam Burns closed with back-to-back birdies to match three others for the lead after Thursday’s opening round of the Valspar Championship.
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Viktor Hovland rode a hot putter to the top of the Arnold Palmer Invitational leaderboard on Friday, taking a two-shot halfway lead at Bay Hill in Orlando, Florida.
Tiger Woods hasn’t played in a PGA Tour event in more than a year, but the golf great still won the inaugural Player Impact Program bonus that rewards a player’s popularity.
Hometown hero Daniel Berger fired a second straight five-under-par 65 to grab the lead through Friday’s second round of the Honda Classic.
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Tom Hoge outduelled Jordan Spieth down the stretch to win the Pebble Beach Pro-Am this past Sunday, capturing his first PGA Tour title with a final-round 68.
Andrew Putnam shook off a nightmare start to card a four-under-par 68 on Saturday and grab a share of the Pebble Beach Pro-Am third-round lead alongside Beau Hossler and Tom Hoge.