Tag: Brandt Snedeker
Tiger Woods's roaring start at the BMW Championship cools off quickly as Justin Thomas and Jason Kokrak overtake him to share the first-round lead.
Snedeker, a nine-time PGA Tour winner, is at home on a course that demands precision more than power, notching eight birdies and an eagle.
Kevin Tway won the Safeway Open in a three-way playoff on Sunday after Brandt Snedeker had squandered a five-shot lead.
At 18, his putt from off the green left him a tap-in for his fifth birdie of the day and a 16-under total of 200.
Mickelson was tied for second at 10 under with fellow Americans Michael Thompson (65) and Ryan Moore, who shot his second straight 67 at the Silverado Resort and Spa in Napa, California.
Snedeker and Taiwan’s Pan were tied until Pan’s mistake at the par-four 18th led to a double bogey and afforded Snedeker the luxury of needing only a bogey at the hole.