Matt Kuchar hits from the 10th fairway during the second round of the Sony Open on Friday.
"Certainly a year ago was disappointing, but to win two out of three events is insane to comprehend", Kuchar said.
Keith Mitchell and Chez Reavie share third place at 14-under.
He finished at 22-under 258, the third-lowest total in Waialae history behind the PGA Tour record of 253 by Justin Thomas in 2017 and Jimmy Walker's 72-hole score of 257 when he won in 2015.
Andrew Putnam took the lead over Kuchar as the two began their third round as the one-time PGA Tour victor impressed.
Kuchar led by two overnight and had just one blemish on his scorecard over the first 54 holes, but his customary composure slipped early on the final day at Waialae Country Club as he endured a torrid run of three bogeys in four holes. It hopped into the back bunker, and he missed an 8-foot par putt to lose the lead.
"Getting that birdie on 15, getting that birdie on 16 - man that made 18 awfully nice to play", added the American, who is now well on his way to making a fifth US Presidents Cup team. Swafford got off to a slow start but heated up with four birdies in a seven-hole stretch to entertain thoughts of potentially chasing down Kuchar and Putnam. He said. a lot of different things over three days of interviews, none of which were particularly encouraging.
Kuchar leads Sony Open by two shots Main storyline heading into Sunday: Since 2011, five players have opened a PGA Tour event with consecutive rounds of 63 or better. Five-time PGA Tour victor Hideki Matsuyama is 10 shots off the lead, tied for 35th, after also shooting a 3-under 67.
"Last year I probably ground harder than I've done in the past", he said.
But he rallied strongly to produce six birdies in the remaining holes, including five on an unblemished back nine, to secure the $US1,152,000 winner's cheque.
"I anticipate needing another good score tomorrow, " Kuchar said.
Canadian Adam Svensson earned a one-stroke lead after round one of the Sony Open in Hawaii, where Jordan Spieth stumbled in his first appearance of the season.
I get where he's coming from and know that he's just trying to build confidence, but I might have to amend my "Spieth will win three times in 2019" take in a few weeks.
Bryson DeChambeau had a 63 and led a large pack at 11-under 199, seven shots out of the lead for a slim chance at winning unless the leaders come back to the field.
Canada's Corey Connors made it a four-way tie for third as he also signed off with a 64, while 54-year-old veteran Davis Love III hit back from an early mistake with six birdies in a commendable 65 that saw him finish in outright seventh.
Until Friday, Trump had suggested numerous times that he was getting closer to taking the controversial decision. Opponents say such a unilateral presidential move would be constitutional overreach and set a unsafe precedent.
They then come upon memorial statues of themselves as the crypt begins to turn icy cold, presumably as the Night King nears. This eighth season is only six episodes long, which means the finale should be on May 19 if HBO doesn't skip any Sundays.
British tennis superstar Andy Murray will retire as one of the sport's highest-earning players in history in terms of prize money. Amid the excited buzz of the season's first Grand Slam for the world's top players, there's also a weight of expectation.
It was the second-highest figure ever given to a player in year one of arbitration, behind only Kris Bryant of the Chicago Cubs. His efforts paid off in a big way, as Betts is now coming darn close to doubling his salary for the upcoming 2019 season.
That would be taking special treatment to a new level, but MLB thinks that highly of Murray and wants him in baseball. Whatever sport he chooses, Murray, 21, will need to begin training for it sooner than later.
At one point, Limbaugh emerged from the home wearing a bulletproof vest and yelled at the officers before going back inside. The man accused of murdering a California police officer was ordered to surrender an AR-15 in another case a year ago .
Tata Motors Ltd.'s Jaguar Land Rover , formerly part of Ford, plans to cut as many as 5,000 jobs in the U.K., BBC reported . Apart from the job cuts, the Dearborn, Michigan-based company also plans to shut down a few of its plants.
James Kuffel, the township's lone constable, said he knows nearly everyone in the area but has never encountered the Pattersons. Kasinskas said she taught Patterson science in middle school, but added: "I don't really remember a ton about him".
But Harden missed his final four shots, including a pair of potential tying 3-pointers on the possession following his floater. Antetokounmpo scored 27 points, claimed a career-high 21 rebounds and provided five assists at Toyota Center on Wednesday.
Rams turn to running game
The Rams will be in the conference championship game for the first time since the 2001 season when they beat the Eagles. LeBron James is taking some heat for what he was spotted doing after Saturday's Cowboys-Rams game.
Can you replay the Resident Evil 2 remake 1-Shot demo?
How Big is the Download Size? Although there is no firm information on Xbox One and PC, the download size should also be similar. PC players have figured out a hack to reset the timer, and console players are using multiple profiles to get around it.
Rep. Steve King under fire for white supremacy remark
Following the report's publishing, King argued in statement posted on his Twitter account that he is "simply a Nationalist". Republican State Senator Randy Feenstra of Hull announced he will run for congress in the fourth congressional district.
Lenovo overtakes HP in PC sales as market contracts
Lenovo regained its position as the PC vendor with the most sales in the fourth quarter of 2018, an accolade earned by HP in 2017. Japan had an especially strong quarter driven by commercial refresh, which lifted virtually all aspects of the market.