Riegger breaks 54-hole record
RALEIGH, N.C. -- John Riegger shot an 8-under 63 on Saturday to take a five-shot lead after the third round of the Rex Hospital Open, while high school sophomore Grayson Murray fell off the pace at the Nationwide Tour event.
Rex Hospital Open Leaderboard
1. Riegger (-20)
2. Nallen (-15)
T-3. Staten (-12)
T-3. Risdon (-12)
T-3. Bland (-12)
• Complete scores
The 16-year-old Murray shot a 1-over 72 and is at 2 under for the tournament. He became the second-youngest player ever to make a Nationwide Tour cut on Friday.
Riegger is at 20 under for the tournament, breaking the 54-hole record by four strokes. The only player close to him is Chris Nallen, who shot a 5-under 66 on Saturday but is still five shots behind at TPC Wakefield Plantation.
Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press
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