News

Day 2 of the Open Championship in the books

GULLANE, Scotland (AP) — Miguel Angel Jimenez is the leader heading to the weekend at the British Open.

The 49-year-old Spaniard shot an even-par 71 Friday for a one-stroke over a group that includes Tiger Woods.

On a day when only four players have shot in the 60s, Jimenez produced a steady round that included two birdies, two bogeys and 14 pars. He’s at 3-under 139 after two days.

In addition to Woods, the group at 140 also includes Lee Westwood, Dustin Johnson and Henrik Stenson. Angel Cabrera and first-round leader Zach Johnson are another stroke back.

Jimenez is trying to become the oldest major champion in golf history. Julius Boros was 48 when he won the PGA Championship.

Among those missing the cut: Rory McIlroy and U.S. Open champ Justin Rose.

Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.

Recent Headlines

18 mins ago in Local Sports

Lynden clinches 2a Championship with 73-70 win over Squalicum

Fresh
KPUG basketball prep high school

Check out our high school basketball scores from around the Northwest Conference from December 17th, 2015

60 mins ago in Local Sports

Horvat’s 2 points lead Canucks past Avalanche 3-1

Fresh
desjardins

Bo Horvat had a goal and an assist, Jacob Markstrom made 29 saves and chipped in with an assist.

5 hours ago in Sports

Broncos parade through Denver, leave questions for later

Broncos parade Twitter

Tens of thousands of fans cheered the Denver Broncos as the Super Bowl champions paraded through downtown Denver on Tuesday.

5 hours ago in Sports

Newton defends actions after Super Bowl: I will not conform

Cam Newton Twitter

Newton says, "Show me a good loser and I'll show you a loser."

7 hours ago in Local

Washington Apple Health data breach

files

The affected people can have a year of free credit monitoring.