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The RBC Heritage | Third Round | April 16
HILTON HEAD - Reigning FedEx Cup Champion Patrick Cantlay holds 36-hole lead/co-lead at the RBC Heritage and for the eighth time on Tour. He’s 1-for-7 in cashing in for the win to date.
Of 13 players at 5-under or better, Cameron Tringale, Cameron Young, and Mito Pereira are seeking their first PGA Tour win.
Following 15 bogey-free rounds Thursday, the most in any single round at Harbour Town Golf Links since 2003, only two were recorded in Round-2 on Friday, as Matthew NeSmith, and Cameron Tringale accomplished the task.
Defending champion and three-time RBC Heritage winner Stewart Cink advanced to the weekend for the 18th time in his 23rd appearance
Competing on a Major Medical Extension in his first PGA TOUR start since the 2019 Shriners Children’s Open, Morgan Hoffmann missed the cut by one stroke. Other notables to also miss by a stroke: Cameron Smith, Dustin Johnson and Kevin Kisner.
Brandon Hagy WD during the second round with a back injury.
RBC Heritage Leaderboard | After 36 Holes
Patrick Cantlay 66-67—133 (-9)
Robert Streb 68-67—135 (-7)
Cameron Tringale 69-67—136 (-6)
Aaron Wise 68-68—136 (-6)
Erik van Rooyen 69-67—136 (-6)
Cameron Young 63-73—136 (-6)
Joel Dahmen 69-67—136 (-6)
Full Leaderboard: (link)
RBC Heritage | Tournament Facts:
COURSE: Harbor Town Golf Links, Hilton Head, South Carolina
ARCHITECT: Pete Dye
YARDS/PAR: 7,191 yards/Par 71
PRIZE Money/First Place Winnings: $8,000,000/$1,440,000
DEFENDING CHAMPION: Stewart Cink
PAST RESULTS: (link)
PAST CHAMPIONS: (link)
FEDEx CUP Points to Winner: 500
TV COVERAGE: Saturday and Sunday, coverage is set for 1:00pm to 3:00pm (ET) on Golf Channel and 3:00 to 6:00pm (ET) on CBS.
PGA TOUR LIVE STREAMING on ESPN+: Streaming coverage will be featured on ESPN-Plus today with Main Feed, Featured Hole and Featured Groups from 8:30am to 6:00pm (ET), or to completion.
PGA TOUR RADIO COVERAGE: SiriusXM Radio will have live radio coverage of The RBC Heritage today and Sunday from 1:00 to 6:00pm (ET). PGA Tour Radio is available on Sirius 208/XM 92 or online via PGATourCom.
How to Watch: In case of changes, visit: (PGATourCom)
RBC Heritage | The Basics:
RBC Heritage Tee Times started today at 8:00am (ET) and the leaders will tee-off at 2:00pm (ET).
Weather: Today’s forecast for the third round is for mostly cloudy skies and scattered thunderstorms. Temperatures 70-76-degrees and winds 4-7 mph. There’s a 41% chance of storms mid-day but that drops to 17% by 4pm.
RBC Heritage Tournament Web Site: (link)
FedEx Cup Standings: (link)
PGA Tour Brunch will post before 9:00am (ET) on Sunday.
Next Week: Zurich Classic of New Orleans
RBC Heritage | Field and Tee Times:
The Field: (link)
Vijay Singh (out)
Jimmy Walker (out)
Ben Martin (in/Sponsor-Unrestricted)
Bryson Nimmer (in/Sponsor-Unrestricted)
Abraham Ancer (out)/Joseph Bradley (in)
Sebastian Munoz (out)/Matthias Schwab (in)
Zach Johnson WD during the first round due to illness
Brandon Hagy WD during the second round with a back injury
Tee Times: (link)
What They’re Saying:
Cantlay Birdie-Spree Leads to Two Stroke Ad at RBC (ESPN/Associated Press)
DJ, Cameron Smith Among Big Names to MTC (Golf Week/USA Today)
Despite Missed Cut, Morgan Hoffman Proved he Belongs (Golf Digest)
How to Watch RBC Heritage Today (Golf Week/USA Today)
On This Day in Golf History:
April 16, 1978 - A week after winning his ninth major title at the Masters with a final round (64), Gary Player won in a come-from-behind manner for a second straight week. Player shot a final round (67) to come back from seven strokes down to win the Tournament of Champions at the LaCosta Resort and Spa in Carlsbad, California. It was his 23rd PGA TOUR title. - Courtesy of Randy Walker, Author of On This Day in Golf History, available via Amazon.com and by clicking HERE
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