DeLaet, Donald share RBC Heritage lead

Lauren Perry
April 18, 2017

Tway, 57, an eight-time victor on the PGA Tour who is winless on the 50-and-over circuit, birdied the par-5 sixth to reach 9 under, then dropped shots on the par-4 seventh and ninth at TPC Sugarloaf.

“At the end of the day, it doesnt really change anything other than I now have one PGA Tour victory, ” he said. The cut line was 1 under, the first time it has dipped under par at the tournament.

Poulter could lock that up this week if he continues to play the way he has through two rounds of the RBC Heritage.

Bryan, a SC native who played college golf for the Gamecocks, moved into contention with four consecutive birdies on the front nine.

"I just knew from a mental standpoint I needed a couple of weeks at home to recharge", DeLaet said.

Havret was part of a four-way tie for the lead overnight but pushed clear and could have had more of an advantage heading to the weekend if he hadn't bogeyed his last two holes.

Russell Henley continued his recent run of top-flight golf with a 66 to join a group that included former US Open victor Webb Simpson and Ian Poulter.

But his fifth birdie gave him a four-under 67 and took him to 10 under alongside Canadian Graham DeLaet.

"I'm playing golf like I really don't care, to be honest". "But I still feel like I've got some good years in me".

The 27-year-old Bryan tapped in for par on the closing, 18th lighthouse hole to make the former trick-shot artist the first South Carolinian to win the state's lone PGA Tour event.

He then dropped a shot at the seventh, but birdied nine and 10 before picking up further shots at the 14th, 15th and 16th to claim sole possession of the lead.

American Dufner, the 2013 PGA Championship victor, started the third round at Hilton Head in SC three shots behind co-leaders Graham DeLaet of Canada and Englishman Luke Donald.

Four-time major champion Ernie Els made the cut last week at the Masters, only to shoot 83, 78 on the weekend to finish at 20-over and alone in last place. Larry Mize was two strokes back at 67 along with Bernhard Langer, Stephen Ames, Kevin Sutherland, Mike Goodes and Jeff Maggert.

Su-Yeon Jang took the Lotte Championship lead in the completion of the second round and opened a three-stroke cushion in the afternoon with a third-round seven-under 65. Miguel Angel Jimenez and Jose Maria Olazabal also shot 69.

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