clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

2012 U.S. Open Leaderboard Update: Furyk Maintains Slight Advantage

While the final round of the 2012 U.S. Open doesn't have either Tiger Woods or Phil Mickelson in contention, a congested leaderboard suggests that it could be setup for a fantastic finish on Sunday evening.

Jim Furyk, who entered the final round at The Olympic Club with a share of the lead, has been steady and currently holds a two-stroke lead. Ernie Els, Graeme McDowell, Webb Simpson and John Peterson are all tied at +2 and remain close to Furyk. Padraig Harrington and Michael Thompson have made a push on Sunday, as both are at -2 so far and sit just three strokes behind Furyk.

After a poor ending to his round on Saturday, Woods has struggled even more on Sunday, dropping down to +9 for the tournament. Mickelson has struggled throughout the tournament and finished at +16.

For all your news and updates on the 2012 U.S. Open at The Olympic Club, visit SB Nation's dedicated golf hub. Be sure to head over to for even more coverage from the event. For local updates, stay tuned to SB Nation Chicago.