Here's how easy Whistling Straits played Friday before a ferocious storm ended play at 5:28 p.m. local time:
Nick Watney and Henrik Stenson knocked 10 shots off their Thursday scores. Marc Leishman shaved 11 from his opening 79. European Tour player Richie Ramsay followed an 81 with a 67. Club pro Daniel Venezio went from rank (89) to respectable (76).
Tiger Woods even made two straight birdies.
Koumei Oda improved 12 shots by shooting a 67, and he wasn't even most improved among Japanese players.
Hiroshi Iwata, ranked 102nd in the world, tied the major championship record by carding a nine-under 63. One day earlier, he shot a 77 and said he had only one birdie...