Spieth joins Kaymer in lead at Players


The Sports Network

Ponte Vedra Beach, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Jordan Spieth managed a 1-under 71 on Saturday and it was enough to gain a piece of the lead after three rounds of the Players Championship.

Spieth ended 54 holes at 12-under-par 204. He was able to gain a share of the lead when Martin Kaymer bogeyed the 18th on Saturday. Kaymer shot even-par 72 in round three.

Sergio Garcia, the 2008 winner, shot 3-under 69 and moved into a tie for third at minus-9. He was joined there by John Senden, who shot 68 on Saturday.

Matt Jones and George McNeill both carded 3-under 69s in round three on the Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass, and they share fifth with Gary Woodland (70).

Francesco Molinari matched the low round of the day with his 5-under 67. He was joined in eighth place at 7-under-par 209 by David Hearn (68) and Lee Westwood (71).


Read more Golf stories from the Miami Herald

Miami Herald

Join the

The Miami Herald is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

The Miami Herald uses Facebook's commenting system. You need to log in with a Facebook account in order to comment. If you have questions about commenting with your Facebook account, click here.

Have a news tip? You can send it anonymously. Click here to send us your tip - or - consider joining the Public Insight Network and become a source for The Miami Herald and el Nuevo Herald.

Hide Comments

This affects comments on all stories.

Cancel OK

  • Marketplace

Today's Circulars

  • Quick Job Search

Enter Keyword(s) Enter City Select a State Select a Category