Charley Hoffman grabs 2-stroke lead after three rounds of The Heritage

April 20, 2013 at 6:12 PM

HILTON HEAD, S.C., April 20 (UPI) -- Charley Hoffman grabbed a two-stroke lead after 54 holes of the RBC Heritage Saturday thanks to a sparkling round of 5-under-par 66.

Hoffman, who held the lead after two rounds along with Steve LeBrun and Kevin Streelman, ended two shots up at 11-under 202 after carding a bogey-free round that included five birdies.

Webb Simpson, meanwhile, registered the day's low round of 6-under 65 to move into sole possession of second place at 9-under at Harbour Town Golf Links.

Streelman turned in a round of 2-under 69, ending Saturday alone in third place at 8-under.

Tied for fourth one shot further back were Brendon de Jonge (67) and Graeme McDowell (68).

LeBrun tumbled to an even-par 71, finishing in a eight-way tie for sixth at minus-6.

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