Dustin Johnson has lead as Northern Trust Open suspended by darkness

PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif., Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Dustin Johnson carded a 5-under 66-par Thursday and held the lead of the Northern Trust Open when first-round play was suspended due to darkness.

Simpson extends Greenbrier Classic lead

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va., July 7 (UPI) -- Second-round leader Webb Simpson birdied the final two holes Saturday to extend his advantage after three rounds of the Greenbrier Classic.

Webb Simpson out front at Greenbrier

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va., July 6 (UPI) -- Newly crowned U.S. Open champion Webb Simpson put together a bogey-free 66 Friday and moved a shot in front at the rain-delayed Greenbrier Classic.

Vijay Singh leads at Greenbrier

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va., July 5 (UPI) -- Vijay Singh, holder of the PGA Tour record for most wins over age 40, took the lead at the Greenbrier Classic Thursday with his lowest round in six years.

McIlroy leads St. Jude Classic

MEMPHIS, June 8 (UPI) -- Rory McIlroy tuned up for defense of his U.S. Open title Friday by moving one shot in front at the halfway point of the St. Jude Classic.

Davis, Oosthuizen share Houston lead

HUMBLE, Texas, March 30 (UPI) -- Brian Davis, seeking a win that will get him into the Masters, shared the lead with Louis Oosthuizen Friday in the suspended second round of the Houston Open.

Chip-in gives Mickelson lead at Riviera

PALISADES, Calif., Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Phil Mickelson holed a 35-foot chip shot for birdie on the final hole Thursday to take a one-shot lead after the opening round of the Northern Trust Open.

Eagle sends Levin to lead at Phoenix Open

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 3 (UPI) -- An eagle on the par-4 17th hole Friday lifted Spencer Levin to an 8-under 63 and a three-shot lead in the suspended second round of the Phoenix Open.

Levin, Stanley share Farmers lead

LA JOLLA, Calif., Jan. 26 (UPI) -- Spencer Levin and Kyle Stanley, neither of whom has won on the PGA Tour, shared the lead Thursday after one round of the Farmers Insurance Open.

Golfer Holmes to have brain surgery

EDISON, N.J., Aug. 22 (UPI) -- U.S. pro golfer J.B. Holmes said Monday he will undergo brain surgery to correct a congenital defect and will be out of action for three months.

Overton keeps Greenbrier Classic lead

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va., July 31 (UPI) -- Jeff Overton retained the lead after three rounds of the Greenbrier Classic Saturday, shooting a 4-under-par 66 for a three-shot advantage.

Holmes, Allenby share Players lead

PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla., May 6 (UPI) -- Robert Allenby and J.B. Holmes took advantage of perfect scoring conditions Thursday and shared the lead after one round of the Players Championship.

Davis Love shares Palmer Invitational lead

ORLANDO, Fla., March 25 (UPI) -- Davis Love III, seeking his first win in two years, shot a 6-under 66 Thursday for a share of the lead after one round of the Arnold Palmer Invitational.

Johnson repeats as Pebble Beach champion

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif., Feb. 14 (UPI) -- Dustin Johnson's 4-foot birdie putt on the last hole Sunday enabled him to repeat as AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am champion.

Johnson, Goydos share Pebble Beach lead

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif., Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Dustin Johnson and Paul Goydos shared the lead Saturday after three rounds of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.
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J.B. Holmes
J.B. Holmes holds the trophy after winning the FBR Open in Scottsdale, Arizona February 5, 2006. (UPI Photo/Will Powers)

John Bradley "J.B." Holmes (born April 26, 1982) is an American professional golfer.

Holmes was born in Campbellsville, the seat of Taylor County in central Kentucky. Holmes began to play on the varsity golf team at Taylor County High School in Campbellsville when he was in the third grade. He suffered a mild form of dyslexia when in school. Holmes childhood friend, Brandon Parsons, is his caddy.

While in high school he played on the Pepsi Junior Golf Tour. He attended the University of Kentucky, helping to achieve SEC Title while there, and represented the United States in the 2005 Walker Cup before turning professional later that year.

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