Saturday, November 12, 2016

Ex-Jayhawk Thompson fires 64 but fails to advance


— Former University of Kansas All-American golfer and Lawrence resident Chris Thompson shot a 64, the lowest score of the 74 golfers competing Saturday in the fourth and final round of four in the second stage of qualifying at TPC Craig Ranch in McKinney, Texas, but it was one stroke from good enough to move on to the third stage. Thompson shot 71-67-73 in the first three rounds and faced long odds heading into the final round. He almost surmounted them. The top 19 and ties advanced and he finished one stroke off the 14-under-par mark needed.


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