Hurley fires career-best 64 on Web.com Tour - Omaha.com
Published Friday, August 16, 2013 at 12:01 am / Updated at 11:34 pm
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Hurley fires career-best 64 on Web.com Tour

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — John Hurley, in need of a top-eight finish in the News Sentinel Open to play in next week's Cox Classic, shot a career- best 64 in the second round Friday to pass 94 players and make only his second cut of the season on the Web.com Tour.

The tour rookie from O'Neill, Neb., shot the low round of the $550,000 tournament after playing conservatively in the first round — not hitting driver once — and taking a 4-over 75.

Hurley is tied for 44th, six strokes off the lead.

Among those missing the cut, putting themselves at risk of not making the 156-player field in Omaha, were ex-Husker Steve Friesen, two-time U.S. Open champion Lee Janzen and former British Open champion Todd Hamilton.

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