Bryson DeChambeau fired a 5-under 66 to win the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open by one shot over Patrick Cantlay on Sunday at TPC Summerlin.
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Peter Uihlein and Bryson DeChambeau shared the lead at 16 under par through three rounds of the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open at TPC Summerlin as Lucas Glover charged into third with a 10-under 61.
Peter Uihlein’s run of five birdies to close his second-round 66 Friday took him to 13 under and helped push the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open cut to 3 under par 139.
Peter Uihlein never led after any round in 59 career starts on the PGA Tour, so to hear him use the phrase “stress free” to describe his ride to the top of the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open leader board was a revelation of sorts.
Seth Reeves faced an interesting decision on whether to finish his final hole when Thursday’s first round of the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open was suspended because of darkness at 5:43 p.m.
Refocused and refreshed, Peter Uihlein changed putters, sank nine birdies and authored an 8-under-par 63 to take the first round lead at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open.
Rickie Fowler returns to the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open for the fourth time and where he made his professional debut in 2009.
Jordan Spieth, 25, marks his PGA Tour season-debut with his first appearance at the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open beginning Thursday at TPC Summerlin.
Golden Knights owner Bill Foley reflected on the “unforgettable moments” of his team’s record-setting first season in a letter to fans written for the Review-Journal.
Golden Knights owner Bill Foley thanked the fans for their “loyalty, passion and enthusiasm” in a letter penned for the Review-Journal prior to the Stanley Cup playoffs.