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Daniel Summerhays moves up PGA Championship leaderboard with 68

Published: Saturday, Aug. 9 2014 6:46 p.m. MDT

Updated: Saturday, Aug. 9 2014 6:46 p.m. MDT

Daniel Summerhays tees off on the 2nd hole during the third round of the PGA Zurich Classic golf tournament at TPC Louisiana in Avondale, La., Saturday, April 26, 2014. (AP Photo/Jonathan Bachman)

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Utah’s Daniel Summerhays had a solid third round at the PGA Championship with a 3-under-par 68 that moved him up to a tie for 38th place at 210 going into Sunday’s final round at Valhalla Golf Club in Louisville, Kentucky.

Summerhays, who is playing in his first PGA Championship and only his second major, made a couple of birdie-2s on the front nine, sinking a six-footer at No. 3 and an 18-footer at No. 8. On the back nine he made a bogey at No. 12 before finishing with birdies at 16 and 18.

Summerhays, who ranks No. 47 in the FedEx Cup standings with $1,360,448, will tee off Sunday at 9:35 a.m. MDT with Chris Wood of England.

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