Webb Simpson now has the lead in the clubhouse in the 2012 U.S. Open. Can he hold onto it?
Simpson started off his round tough. He was +3 going into Sunday's round, then bogeyed the 2nd and 5th holes to go to +5. Simpson then had three straight birdies on the 6th, 7th, and 8th holes. he then added a birdie on the tenth hole. to move up to +1, and that's where he closed after par-ing out the rest of the golf course.
Jim Furyk had the lead for most of the tournament, but made two crucial bogeys on the 13th and the 16th holes to fall one off the lead going into the 18th. Graeme McDowell also had a birdie on the 17th to move within one of the lead going into the final hole.
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