Marc Leishman

Gary Woodland surges into OHL Classic lead with strong second-round finish

Gary Woodland surges into OHL Classic lead with strong second-round finish

Gary Woodland birdied three of the final four holes Friday for a six-under-par 65 and a one-stroke lead in the PGA Tour's OHL Classic at Mayakoba. 

Woodland played the first 36 holes without a bogey that included an opening 64 to get to 13-under 129 on Mayakoba's Greg Norman-designed El Camaleon course in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. He won the last of his two tour titles in 2013. 

“I haven't been here since my rookie year, so it's been since 2009,” Woodland said. “The golf course is in great shape. It sets up good for me. I can hit a lot of irons off the tees, lay back a little bit. The whole deal is to keep the ball in the fairway and then attack...

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