Listowel’s Corey Conners Leads PGA TournamentMarch 11, 2018 12:53am
Despite the attention on Tiger Woods at the PGA stop Valspar Championship at Innisbrook near Tampa Bay, it’s Listowel’s Corey Conners that has the lead.
He shot a 3-under-68 in Round 3 to put him at 9-under par for the tournament. That is a one shot lead over three others – Tiger Woods, Brandt Snedeker, and Justin Rose.
Conners survived back to back bogeys on the front 9, sinking six birdies in his third round and had a total of three bogeys.
So far in the tournament, Conners is tied for first with a total of 15 birdies in three rounds.
Conners will be paired with Justin Rose in the final round and will tee of at 2 p.m. Sunday. Tiger Woods and Brandt Snedeker tee off at 1:50 p.m.