AT&T Byron Nelson: Sebastian Munoz Maintains Share of Lead

Sebastian Munoz
Sebastian Munoz plays his shot from the 5th tee during the second round of the AT&T Byron Nelson at TPC Craig Ranch on May 13, 2022 in McKinney, Texas. (Photo by Sam Greenwood via Getty Images)

Overnight leader Sebastian Munoz posted a 3-under 69 to retain a share of the lead at halftime of the AT&T Byron Nelson. Ryan Palmer (62) and David Skinns (63) joined Munoz atop the leaderboard on 15-under par 129.

  • The 62 was Palmer’s lowest score in 54 rounds at the AT&T Byron Nelson.
  • Skinns, a 40-year-old PGA Tour rookie, posted his career-low score on the tour.
  • 33-year-old rookie Justin Lower was one back (-14), sitting solo fourth – his best position after any round on the tour.
  • Charl Schwartzel was just two strokes (-13) off the pace.
  • Defending champion K.H. Lee sits three strokes back in attempt to become event’s first repeat winner since 1980.
  • Joaquin Niemann and Jordan Spieth were tied with Lee at -12. Spieth seeks second win in as many starts after claiming the RBC Heritage last month.
  • Hideki Matsuyama shot a bogey-free 66 to sit T9 on -11.
  • Justin Thomas birdied his final two holes to post 66. He was five back on 10 under.
  • World No. 1 Scottie Scheffler sits T20 on 9-under, despite a triple bogey.
  • Dustin Johnson (-7) overcame four dropped shots to post 70.
  • Will Zalatoris (-4) and Sam Burns (-4) missed the cut by a shot.
  • 84 players at 5-under or better (from a field of 156) advanced to the weekend.
Top-5 Leaders
1. Ryan Palmer (-15)
1. David Skinns (-15)
1. Sebastian Munoz (-15)
4. Justin Lower (-14)
5. Charl Schwartzel (-13)

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