Palmetto Championship at Congaree: Day 2 leader Hadley surprises many, including himself


PGA TOUR 2021 - The Palmetto Championship at Congaree, South Carolina, 10-13 June

Day 2 at Congaree: Chesson Hadley's surprising lead

From the PGA TOUR, by Cameron Morfit:

Halfway leader had missed 10 cuts in last 12 starts, including five straight

Don’t despair if you didn’t have Chesson Hadley in your fantasy lineup for the Palmetto Championship at Congaree this week.

Even Hadley isn't sure he wouldn't have picked himself.

“No, I definitely didn't see this coming,” he said after signing for a second-round 66 that got him to 11 under and atop the leaderboard. “… I missed all those cuts in a row..."  Read more

From the Daily Wrap-up, by AP:

Chesson Hadley is off to his best start on the PGA TOUR since 2016, shooting a 5-under 66 on Friday for a two-stroke lead over Dustin Johnson in the Palmetto Championship at Congaree.

Hadley was at 11-under 131 at Congaree Golf Club, his lowest total through 36 holes since the The RSM Classic in 2016.

Johnson, who opened his afternoon round five shots behind early starter Hadley, was tied for the lead through 17 holes...  Read more

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