Mark Hubbard has a one-shot lead in the Sanderson Farms Championship as he chases his first PGA Tour victory
Battler Hubbard eyes maiden PGA Tour win
American Mark Hubbard is eyeing a long-awaited maiden PGA Tour victory after seizing a one-shot lead going into the final round of the Sanderson Farms Championship.
The 33-year-old Hubbard reeled off five straight birdies on the back nine for a seven-under 65 at the Country Club of Jackson in Mississippi on Saturday.
He leads from Canada’s Mackenzie Hughes (68) with American Scott Stallings (68) South African Garrick Higo (68) and Austria’s Sepp Straka (69) two shots further back in a tie for thrd.
Hubbard has gone 163 starts over six years without winning, and this would be as good a chance as any in an event with few big names, as he holds the 54-hole lead for the first time.