HONOLULU (AP) Scott Langley as well as Russell Henley joked around as if they were a number of rookies fresh outside college.
They sure don't play just like rookies.
After that they fixed the particular Sony Open scoring report at 17-under 193 that will share your lead, Henley stepped directly into a news flash seminar Saturday event and realized Langley, who moments earlier possessed already been sitting down inside the same chair, left out his or her PGA Tour qualifications in addition to sunglasses.
Langley came up back into the room ladies this individual did not remember his golf clubs, very and Henley waved the particular credentials and also named away to him, "What your rookie."
Put these folks for the playing golf course, though, and they appear awfully daunting to be able to beat.
Langley counted on his / her stinger 3-wood on the fast fairways of Waialae as well as another sturdy around adding for just a 5-under 65.
Henley took your suppose swing movement with the collection plus produced it develop the actual course, rotating a so-so around into some sort of 67 by trying to keep bogeys away his unit card regarding the second straight day. He smashed a high draw about the par-5 18th about the actual bunker and just over the fairway, resulting in some sort of two-putt birdie that authorized your ex in order to capture Langley.
They possessed a new three-shot direct through Tim Clark, who's going to be as a final point sensation healthy again.
"I'm convinced they don't be too intimidated," Clark said. "That's visiting be entertaining to find out them play. There's most of these small individuals approaching out these days, in addition to they are all set correct from the actual start. So it will always be a great battle."
Langley as well as Henley started that Sony Open playing within the same group, not different for the reason that rookies tend to be typically put at the again ending with this draw. They will certainly play together Sunday for that fourth immediately day, this time around using a lot additional from stake.
A possible opportunity to become the actual first rookie to win their PGA Tour debut because Garrett Willis inside 2001 Tucson.
A two-year exemption on tour.
And your fairly sweet pay back of the note towards the Masters, extraordinary for just a rookie.
"A month before I has been at orientation, and Scott merely executed along with Q-school, plus I gave your ex boyfriend your vehicle to the airport," Henley said. "We have lunchtime as well as I ended up being sharing with him or her the way amazing it was I appeared to be within the PGA Tour . This will be sort just like a dream. It's weird. It's like I'm certainly not awake. Very weird."
Perhaps certainty will set in Sunday, even though there's been simply no evidence of that will with regard to about three a short time certainly not began seeing these males putt.
"The Vegas odds on me winning were most likely not incredibly good," claimed Langley, not really a wagering person himself. "I hope someone wager with my home and I help to make your ex boyfriend loads of money."
Langley made eleven birdies in order to offset a couple bogeys. Henley features recently been steadier, as well as he or she shows a talent involving 43 holes without having a bogey in to the last round.