The American Express R2

Patrick Cantlay takes solo lead in California

American Express 2022 R2
January 20-23
Pete Dye Stadium Course, La Quinta, California
Round 1, Round 3, Round 4

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Patrick Cantlay signed for a 68 on a windy Friday to take a solo one shot lead into the weekend at The American Express.

American Express 2022 R2

“I felt like it was really solid golf, I didn’t get the most out of it I possibly could, but another solid day and two more of those I should be right there.

“I actual putted really well today and made nothing. The greens were a little beat up and it was hard to make putts. But I rolled it really well and I rolled it how I wanted to, I just didny’t get any to go in.”

American Express 2022 R2

Tom Hoge moved into second place at 13-under after carding a 66.

I didn’t really know what to expect. The forecast I think was 10 to 20 for today and really felt fortunate that we got through 17 holes without the wind really coming up, just our last hole there it got gusting.

“But just a solid day for me. Again a lot of good birdie chances, would like to have hit a few wedge shots closer there for a few holes, but happy where I’m at. And I think we might have some wind again tomorrow as well at La Quinta, so just got to go play another good solid round.”

American Express 2022 R2

Overnight co-leader Lee Hodges signed for a 72 and slipped down into a share of twelfth place at 10-under.

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By GT Editor
Pos.PlayerTo ParR1R2Total
1Patrick Cantlay (NT)-146268130
2Tom Hoge (SC)-136566131
T3Will Zalatoris (NT)-127161132
T3Lanto Griffin (SC)-126765132
T3Greyson Sigg (SC)-126567132
T3Cameron Young (NT)-126468132
T3Joseph Bramlett (LQ)-126567132
T8Sam Ryder (LQ)-116568133
T8Roger Sloan (LQ)-116667133
T8Zach Johnson (NT)-116766133
T8Paul Barjon (NT)-116667133
T12Denny McCarthy (SC)-106767134
T12Harold Varner III (NT)-106866134
T12Brandt Snedeker (NT)-106569134
T12Patton Kizzire (LQ)-106767134
T12Lee Hodges (NT)-106272134
T12Vince Whaley (NT)-107064134
T12Harry Higgs (NT)-106668134
T12Wyndham Clark (NT)-106569134
T12Seamus Power (SC)-106569134
T12Sahith Theegala (NT)-107262134
T12Aaron Rai (NT)-106767134
T12Francesco Molinari (NT)-106767134
T24David Lipsky (SC)-96768135
T24Hudson Swafford (NT)-97065135
T24Lucas Glover (NT)-96669135
T24K.H. Lee (LQ)-96471135
T24Davis Riley (NT)-96669135
T24Doug Ghim (SC)-96768135
T24Graeme McDowell (NT)-96669135
T24Jared Wolfe (LQ)-97065135
T32Bronson Burgoon (SC)-86670136
T32Andrew Putnam (SC)-87066136
T32Stephen Stallings Jr. (SC)-86967136
T32Si Woo Kim (NT)-86868136
T32Michael Gligic (SC)-86868136
T32Adam Svensson (NT)-86967136
T32Sepp Straka (LQ)-86769136
T32Anirban Lahiri (NT)-86967136
T32Kevin Chappell (NT)-86769136
T32Henrik Norlander (LQ)-86967136
T32Sungjae Im (SC)-86967136
T32Emiliano Grillo (SC)-87165136
T32Chris Stroud (LQ)-86967136
T32Jon Rahm (NT)-86670136
T32Taylor Moore (NT)-86670136
T47Hank Lebioda (SC)-76869137
T47Jason Dufner (LQ)-77067137
T47Danny Lee (SC)-76572137
T47Brian Harman (SC)-76770137
T47Camilo Villegas (SC)-76968137
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T57J.T. Poston (SC)-66969138
T57Nick Taylor (SC)-66969138
T57Curtis Thompson (SC)-66969138
T57Trey Mullinax (NT)-67068138
T57Callum Tarren (LQ)-66969138
T57Matthew NeSmith (LQ)-66969138
T57Doc Redman (SC)-67167138
T57Russell Knox (NT)-67068138
T57Kramer Hickok (LQ)-67266138
T57Abraham Ancer (SC)-66771138
T57Tyler Duncan (LQ)-66969138
T57Patrick Rodgers (LQ)-67068138
T70Peter Malnati (SC)-57168139
T70Brice Garnett (SC)-56871139
T70Pat Perez (NT)-56970139
T70Seung-Yul Noh (LQ)-56871139
T70Adam Schenk (SC)-57267139
T70Cameron Tringale (NT)-57465139
T70Chez Reavie (NT)-57267139
T70C.T. Pan (SC)-56871139
T70Scottie Scheffler (NT)-56970139
T70Nick Hardy (LQ)-56871139
T70Adam Long (NT)-56871139
T70Brendon Todd (LQ)-57168139
T82Robert Streb (LQ)-47070140
T82Brett Drewitt (SC)-46773140
T82Kelly Kraft (LQ)-47169140
T82Kevin Tway (SC)-47070140
T82Luke List (SC)-47070140
T82Chris Kirk (SC)-47169140
T82Ryan Moore (SC)-47070140
T82James Hahn (LQ)-47070140
T82Adam Hadwin (NT)-46872140
T91Brian Stuard (SC)-36972141
T91Brian Gay (LQ)-37467141
T91Andrew Novak (LQ)-36972141
T91Scott Piercy (NT)-37071141
T91Bill Haas (NT)-37368141
T91Corey Conners (SC)-37566141
T91Patrick Reed (NT)-37170141
T91Chan Kim (NT)-37071141
T91Gary Woodland (LQ)-37269141
T91Mark Wilson (NT)-37170141
T91Max McGreevy (LQ)-37467141
T91Peter Uihlein (LQ)-37170141
T91Justin Rose (SC)-36873141
T91Wesley Bryan (LQ)-36873141
T91Dylan Wu (SC)-36972141
T106John Huh (SC)-27270142
T106Jonathan Byrd (NT)-26973142
T106Brendan Steele (SC)-26973142
T106Ben Kohles (NT)-27072142
T106David Skinns (LQ)-27171142
T106Chesson Hadley (LQ)-27072142
T106Cameron Champ (NT)-27369142
T106J.J. Spaun (SC)-27567142
T106Jason Day (SC)-26775142
T106Tony Finau (NT)-27270142
T106Carlos Ortiz (NT)-27468142
T106John Pak (NT)-27072142
T106Brandon Wu (LQ)-27072142
T119Nick Watney (NT)-17271143
T119Dylan Frittelli (SC)-17370143
T119Brandon Hagy (LQ)-17073143
T119Troy Merritt (LQ)-17370143
T119Michael Thompson (LQ)-17766143
T119Talor Gooch (LQ)-17568143
T119Scott Gutschewski (SC)-17172143
T119Luke Donald (SC)-17073143
T119Joshua Creel (SC)-17469143
T119Richy Werenski (SC)-17469143
T119Sung Kang (SC)-17172143
T119Taylor Pendrith (SC)-17172143
T131Rickie Fowler (NT)Par7371144
T131Jimmy Walker (LQ)Par7371144
T131Scott Stallings (LQ)Par7470144
T131Andrew Landry (LQ)Par7371144
T131Jhonattan Vegas (SC)Par7272144
T131Hayden Buckley (SC)Par7074144
T137Seth Reeves (LQ)+17471145
T137Justin Lower (LQ)+17471145
T137Rory Sabbatini (NT)+17372145
T137Jim Herman (LQ)+17471145
T137Matthew Wolff (LQ)+17867145
T137T.J. Vogel (SC)+17471145
T143Chad Ramey (SC)+27472146
T143Kurt Kitayama (LQ)+27472146
T143Kyle Mendoza (LQ)+27373146
T143Davis Love III (LQ)+27571146
T147Tyler McCumber (LQ)+37572147
T147Sebastián Muñoz (NT)+37572147
T147Kevin Streelman (NT)+37374147
T147Austin Smotherman (LQ)+37671147
151Austin Cook (LQ)+47870148
152Dawie van der Walt (SC)+57574149
T153James Hart du Preez (LQ)+67674150
T153Nate Lashley (LQ)+67773150
155Phil Mickelson (NT)+77873151
156Jonas Blixt (LQ)+97479153
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