Stephan Jaeger snatches top spot in San Diego after final hole eagle

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Stephan Jaeger hit a 64 on the second round of the PGA tournament.
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January 26, 2024
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German Stephan Jaeger jumped 18 spots to take the lead in San Diego after scoring an eagle on the last hole at the Farmers Insurance Open.

Jaeger hit a 64 on the second round of the PGA tournament, finishing the day 12-under par, one stroke ahead of Denmark’s Nicolai Hojgaard.

The German made a 35 foot eagle on the final hole, saying after the day’s play that ending the round like that was “exciting.”

“I wanted it to kind of go middle of the green and I went right at it. It ended up landing just short of the pin and scooting kind of back fringe,” Jaeger said.

“Had a little downhill right-to-lefter about 35-feet and it ended up curling in. It was awesome to see.”

Jaeger shot one bogey and seven birdies to go with his eagle.

England’s Aaron Rai dropped down three places, shooting a 70 with five birdies and three bogeys.

Belgian Thomas Detry is tied in third place with France’s Matthieu Pavon, two strokes off the lead.

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2Nicolai Højgaard(NC)-116766133
T3Thomas Detry(SC)-106668134
T3Matthieu Pavon(SC)-106965134
T5Tony Finau(NC)-96966135
T5Michael Kim(SC)-96768135
T7Aaron Rai(SC)-86670136
T7Emiliano Grillo(SC)-86769136
T7Joseph Bramlett(SC)-87066136
T10S.H. Kim(NC)-76968137
T10Patrick Rodgers(NC)-77364137
T10Zac Blair(NC)-76968137
T10Chesson Hadley(SC)-76770137
T10Xander Schauffele(NC)-76968137
T10Charley Hoffman(NC)-77067137
T10Maverick McNealy(SC)-76770137
T10Hideki Matsuyama(SC)-76671137
T10Mackenzie Hughes(SC)-77067137
T10Scott Stallings(NC)-76869137
T10Sami Valimaki(SC)-77067137
T10Joe Highsmith(NC)-77067137
T10Tom Whitney(NC)-77067137
T23Kevin Yu(SC)-66474138
T23Beau Hossler(SC)-66870138
T23Taylor Montgomery(SC)-66870138
T23Luke List(NC)-67068138
T23Nick Hardy(NC)-66771138
T23Chad Ramey(NC)-67167138
T23Jake Knapp(SC)-66969138
T23Alexander Björk(NC)-67266138
T23Patrick Cantlay(SC)-66573138
T23Adam Schenk(NC)-67068138
T23Parker Coody(SC)-67167138
T23Jacob Bridgeman(NC)-66870138
T23Taiga Semikawa(NC)-67167138
T36Sam Stevens(SC)-57168139
T36Robby Shelton(NC)-57069139
T36Doug Ghim(SC)-56970139
T36Vincent Norrman(SC)-56871139
T36Alejandro Tosti(SC)-56673139
T36Bronson Burgoon(SC)-56772139
T36Chris Gotterup(SC)-56871139
T36Rafael Campos(NC)-57069139
T36Tyson Alexander(SC)-57069139
T36Taylor Pendrith(NC)-57366139
T36Carson Young(SC)-57069139
T36Francesco Molinari(NC)-57069139
T36Shane Lowry(SC)-56673139
T36Trace Crowe(NC)-57069139
T50Nate Lashley(NC)-47367140
T50Hayden Springer(SC)-47367140
T50Max Homa(NC)-47070140
T50Min Woo Lee(NC)-47268140
T50Austin Eckroat(NC)-46872140
T50Dylan Wu(NC)-47070140
T50Sahith Theegala(SC)-47268140
T50Ben Martin(NC)-47367140
T50Ludvig Åberg(SC)-46872140
T50Justin Rose(SC)-46971140
T50Brandt Snedeker(NC)-47070140
T50Harris English(SC)-46872140
T50Kevin Dougherty(NC)-47268140
T50Ryo Hisatsune(SC)-46575140
T64Aaron Baddeley(SC)-36972141
T64Justin Suh(SC)-36774141
T64Ben Silverman(SC)-36972141
T64Akshay Bhatia(NC)-37071141
T64Adrien Dumont de Chassart(SC)-36873141
T64Tom Hoge(NC)-37170141
T64Keegan Bradley(NC)-37368141
T64Mark Hubbard(SC)-36972141
T64Ben Taylor(SC)-37071141
T64Justin Lower(SC)-37170141
T64Lanto Griffin(NC)-37170141
T64Erik Barnes(NC)-37269141
T64Taylor Moore(NC)-37071141
T64Ryan Brehm(NC)-37170141
T64Will Zalatoris(NC)-37368141
T64Chandler Phillips(SC)-36873141
T80Davis Thompson(NC)-27369142
T80Garrick Higgo(NC)-27369142
T80Christiaan Bezuidenhout(NC)-27270142
T80Sungjae Im(NC)-27369142
T80Nico Echavarria(SC)-26973142
T80Gary Woodland(NC)-27171142
T80Max Greyserman(SC)-26973142
T80Andrew Novak(SC)-27171142
T80Vince Whaley(NC)-27369142
T80Greyson Sigg(NC)-27369142
T80Collin Morikawa(SC)-26775142
T80Peter Malnati(NC)-27369142
T80Josh Teater(NC)-27369142
T80Lee Hodges(SC)-26874142
T80Keith Mitchell(SC)-27171142
T80Cameron Champ(NC)-27567142
T80David Skinns(NC)-27369142
T80Norman Xiong(NC)-27270142
T80Adam Long(NC)-27270142
T80Chan Kim(NC)-27666142
T100Harry Hall(NC)-17568143
T100Sam Ryder(SC)-17172143
T100Jhonattan Vegas(NC)-17865143
T100Ben Griffin(NC)-17271143
T100Pierceson Coody(NC)-17271143
T100Ryan McCormick(NC)-17370143
T100Ryan Fox(SC)-17073143
T100Will Gordon(NC)-17271143
T100Roger Sloan(NC)-17172143
T100Matt Wallace(NC)-17370143
T110Tyler Duncan(NC)Par7569144
T110David Lipsky(NC)Par7371144
T110Matt NeSmith(SC)Par6777144
T110Hayden Buckley(NC)Par7371144
T110Seamus Power(NC)Par7470144
T110Blaine Hale, Jr.(SC)Par7470144
T110Victor Perez(SC)Par7173144
T110Mac Meissner(NC)Par7470144
T118Paul Barjon(SC)+17075145
T118Billy Horschel(SC)+17471145
T118Michael Block(SC)+16976145
T118Joel Dahmen(NC)+17669145
T118Jason Day(NC)+17471145
T118Wilson Furr(SC)+17075145
T118Scott Gutschewski(SC)+17372145
T118Carl Yuan(SC)+17372145
T118Ryan Moore(SC)+17273145
T118Matti Schmid(NC)+17570145
T118Chez Reavie(NC)+17471145
T118Marcus Byrd(SC)+16877145
T118Rico Hoey(SC)+16877145
T118Patrick Fishburn(NC)+17273145
T132K.H. Lee(SC)+27175146
T132Nicholas Lindheim(SC)+27373146
T132Alex Chiarella(NC)+27274146
T132Callum Tarren(SC)+27373146
T132Harrison Endycott(SC)+27274146
T132Chad Hambright(SC)+27274146
T138Troy Merritt(SC)+37077147
T138J.B. Holmes(SC)+37374147
T138Davis Riley(NC)+37374147
T138Raul Pereda(SC)+37374147
T142Eric Cole(SC)+47474148
T142Ben Kohles(SC)+47177148
T142Robert MacIntyre(NC)+47870148
T142Martin Laird(NC)+47672148
T142J.J. Spaun(SC)+47177148
T142Sepp Straka(SC)+47375148
T142Jimmy Stanger(SC)+47375148
T149Nick Watney(NC)+57574149
T149Alex Smalley(NC)+57376149
T149Cameron Sisk(SC)+57277149
T149Adam Svensson(NC)+57574149
T153Chris Naegel(SC)+67377150
T153Stewart Cink(SC)+67476150
T153Daniel Berger(SC)+67278150
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