Kevin Kisner takes 1-shot lead into final round of PGA Championship

Former Georgia golfer and alumnus Kevin Kisner has a one-shot lead going into the final round of the 2017 PGA Championship at Quail Hollow in North Carolina as he looks to claim his first major victory.

Kisner, who shot 67 in the first two rounds, posted a +1 72 on Saturday, holding onto the lead over both Chris Stroud and Hideki Matsuyama.

The former Bulldog, who was a member of the 2015 NCAA Championship team, has two wins on the PGA Tour so far, the latest being the Dean & DeLuca Invitational in May 2017. His top finish at a major was tied for 12th at the 2015 U.S. Open. at Chambers Bay in Washington.

Kisner was in a star-studded group on Saturday that included Matsuyama and 2015 PGA Championship winner Jason Day.

The post Kevin Kisner takes 1-shot lead into final round of PGA Championship appeared first on DawgNation.

Support real journalism. Support local journalism. Subscribe to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution today. See offers.

Your subscription to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution funds in-depth reporting and investigations that keep you informed. Thank you for supporting real journalism.

X