Panama City, Panama (Sports Network) - Edward Loar carded his second straight
two-under 68 Saturday to extend his lead to four strokes after three rounds of
the Panama Claro Championship.
Loar finished 54 holes at eight-under-par 202. Prior to having the second-
round lead, Loar had never before been in first after a round on the
Nationwide Tour. He will go for his first tour win on Sunday.
First-round leader Justin Hicks shot a three-under 67 to move into second
place at minus-four at Panama Golf Club.
Kevin Johnson, who made the cut on the number, fired a seven-under 63 to soar
into a share of third place. He was joined at three-under-par 207 by Matt
Josh Broadaway (64), Justin Bolli (73), Brian Smock (73) and Derek Fathauer
(67) are tied for fifth at minus-two.
MORE TO FOLLOW.
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