Peach State Sports Blog

Henley two back at event

Macon native Russell Henley is two shots out of the lead entering the final round of the Tour’s Midwest Classic, which is being played at Nicklaus Golf Club at LionsGate in Overland Park, Kan.

Henley shot a 4-under-par 67 on Saturday to sit at 12 under for the tournament. He is tied for third with Matt Weibring (14 under) leading the tournament. James Nitties is second at 13 under.

Henley is tied with Jamie Lovemark, Paul Claxton, Christopher DeForest and Bryan DeCorso.

Henley had four birdies and the rest pars in the third round. He has 14 birdies and two bogeys in the tournament. Henley is 7 under on the three par-5s on the course.