Naples, FL (SportsNetwork.com) – Colin Montgomerie birdied the last hole to
shoot his second straight 6-under 66 in Saturday’s second round and he heads
into the final day with a 1-shot lead over Lee Janzen.
Montgomerie, who also held the first-round lead, finished 36 holes at 12-
under-par 132. A 31-time winner on the European Tour in his career,
Montgomerie is seeking is third victory on the Champions Tour. His first two
wins came last season at the Senior PGA Championship and the U.S. Senior Open.
Janzen had a great day and held a share of the lead until Montgomerie’s birdie
on 18. Janzen fired a 7-under 65 on the Talon Course at The TwinEagles Club
and he enters the final round one shot back at 11-under 133.
Esteban Toledo and Scott Dunlap shot matching, 5-under 67s and they are tied
for third at 8-under 136, four shots back of the leader.
Defending champion Kirk Triplett, who started the day two shots behind
Montgomerie, settled for an even-par 72 and he is tied for 15th at minus-4.
MORE TO FOLLOW.