Jim Furyk, Jason Day tied for the lead in The Barclay’s on the PGA Tour
Golfers got there is separate ways, and have plenty of golfers chasing them
The Associated Press
PARAMUS, N.J. — Jim Furyk was steady. Jason Day was wild. Both wound up with a share of the lead Saturday at The Barclays.
Day lost his golf ball in a mound of high grass and took double-bogey on the par-5 13th, the third-easiest hole at Ridgewood Country Club. He also took four shots to get down from a bunker on the par-5 17th for bogey. But the Australian made enough birdies for a 3-under 68.
Furyk played bogey-free for a 69 and joined Day in the lead at 9-under 204.
The final round is shaping up as a shootout with 15 players separated by three shots. Included in that group is Kevin Chappell, who owns a home in Kirkland. He had a 71 for a 7-under 206 and is tied for fourth.
• Azahara Munoz shot a 9-under 63 to move into a tie for second place at the Canadian Women’s Open in London, Ontario. Despite Munoz tying the course record at London Hunt and Country Club to get to 16 under, leader So Yeon Ryu still leads by four strokes. Ryu has 21 birdies and just one bogey in her first three rounds to move to 20 under.
• Bradley Dredge shot a flawless 6-under 66 to take a two-stroke lead after the third round of the Czech Masters in Vysoky Ujezd.