Posted February 24, 2012 on AP on Fox
Daniel Summerhays birdied the final hole Friday for a 6-under 65 and a share of the second-round lead with Will Claxton and Greg Owen in the wind-swept Mayakoba Golf Classic. Claxton, the first-round leader, shot a 68, and Owen had his second straight 67 to match Summerhays at 8-under 134 on the El Camaleon course. Chris Stroud was a stroke back after a 66, and Robert Allenby (67), Kevin Stadler (68) and Richard S. Johnson (66) followed at 6 under. Summerhays had seven birdies and a bogey. The 28-year-old made only eight cuts in 29 PGA Tour starts last season. ''I drove the ball perfectly, pretty much,'' Summerhays said. ''I hit it really solid into the wind. It's a tough driving golf course.'' He holed a 35-foot birdie putt on the par-4 second hole and hit to an inch on the par-3 third to set up another birdie. ''It kind of just set me at ease there,'' Summerhays said. ''I'm looking forward to learning and just s...
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