CROMWELL, CONN., June 27, 2015 – Saturday at the Travelers Championship brought a competitive day of golf topped off with some classic entertainment. Now in the third round of competition after having made the cut Friday night, players focused on their game and provided fans with an exciting finish.
Bubba Watson started the third round leading at 11-under-par, but by the afternoon Graham DeLaet, winner of this year’s 15 ½ Charity Challenge, and Brian Harman crept up the leaderboard to tie with Watson.
The threesome kept the tie throughout the afternoon until Harman birdied 18, taking the lead for the day.
Patrick Rogers, who made his professional debut at the 2014 Travelers Championship, tied Brandt Snedeker for the lowest round of the day with a 7-under-par 63, leaving them in a in a tie for eighth and fourth respectively.
Harman with 14 under is followed by DeLaet and Watson at 13 under.
After players wrapped up the day’s competition, rock legend Brett Michaels performed to a jam-packed crowd singing tunes from his newest album, “True Grit,” released in 2015, and some classics from his days with the band Poison. It was a great ending to the day before the final round of competition.