Phil Mickelson has been a little rusty with his usually renowned short game in his first PGA Tour event in four months and he squandered the chance to shoot a low score at the Humana Challenge with some untidy play on Saturday.
The "light switch" clicked for journeyman Michael Putnam as he piled up nine birdies in his last 12 holes to seize a one-shot lead in Thursday`s opening round of the $5.7 million Humana Challenge at La Quinta in California.
American Patrick Reed set a record low with regard to par for 54 holes on the PGA Tour after firing a sizzling nine-under 63 in Saturday`s third round of the $5.7 million Humana Challenge at La Quinta, California.
American Patrick Reed once again flourished in near-perfect scoring conditions as he stretched his lead to two shots in Friday`s second round of the $5.7 million Humana Challenge at La Quinta, California.
Patrick Reed made up for some wayward driving with a sizzling putting display in dazzling sunshine to charge into a one-shot lead in Thursday`s opening round of the $5.7 million Humana Challenge at La Quinta, California.
Mark Wilson`s last day at the Humana Challenge started before sunrise and ended after sunset. In between, he finished his third round, got his kids ready for daycare at his in-laws` house, and then held off several hard-charging contenders amid the final round`s growing dark and desert chill.
Phil Mickelson faces an uphill task to make the cut at this week`s Humana Challenge at La Quinta, California, but the American left-hander was greatly encouraged by his strong finish to Friday`s second round.
Indian golfer Arjun Atwal shot a creditable two-under 70 in the opening round but still found himself way down the leaderboard at tied 80th in the Humana Challenge in partnership with the Clinton Foundation.