Jordan Spieth takes the lead at Farmers Insurance Open - San Diego, California News Station - KFMB Channel 8 - cbs8.com

Jordan Spieth takes the lead at Farmers Insurance Open

Posted: Updated:
Jordan Spieth watches his drive on the 11th hole of the North Course at Torrey Pines during the second round of the Farmers Insurance Open golf tournament Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi) Jordan Spieth watches his drive on the 11th hole of the North Course at Torrey Pines during the second round of the Farmers Insurance Open golf tournament Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, in San Diego. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi)

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Jordan Spieth turned out to be the star attraction playing with Tiger Woods at Torrey Pines.

Spieth again showed game well beyond his 20 years with a 9-under 63 on the North Course. That gave him a one-shot lead over Stewart Cink going into the weekend at the Farmers Insurance Open. Cink had a 71 on the tougher South Course.

Woods played the opening two rounds with Spieth and was just along for the ride. In his first competition in six weeks, Woods had another day with no birdies on the par 5s and shot 71. He was nine shots behind.

Spieth last year shot 62 in the final round of the Deutsche Bank Championship playing with Phil Mickelson. He was more concerned with the score than the audience.

Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • <div style="font-weight:bolder;font-size:22px;">SPORTS <a href ="/Global/category.asp?C=149655" style="font-size:12px;padding-left:220px;">more sports &raquo;</a></div>SportsMore>>

  • Gates in camp a day after his sister dies at 22

    Gates in camp a day after his sister dies at 22

    Thursday, July 24 2014 11:07 PM EDT2014-07-25 03:07:50 GMT
    Antonio Gates joined his San Diego Chargers teammates for the first practice of training camp a day after his 22-year-old sister died after battling lupus for three years. “My strength comes from just me believing in the right things and what I did as a brother,” Gates said after practice. 
    Antonio Gates joined his San Diego Chargers teammates for the first practice of training camp a day after his 22-year-old sister died after battling lupus for three years. “My strength comes from just me believing in the right things and what I did as a brother,” Gates said after practice. 
  • AP source: Gordon to meet with league Aug. 1

    AP source: Gordon to meet with league Aug. 1

    Thursday, July 24 2014 8:52 PM EDT2014-07-25 00:52:36 GMT
    A person with knowledge of the meeting tells The Associated Press that Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon will have a hearing with NFL officials in New York on Aug. 1. 
    The Browns may soon learn whether they'll have Josh Gordon this season. 
  • The un-Armstrong? Tour 'boss' Nibali wins Stage 18

    The un-Armstrong? Tour 'boss' Nibali wins Stage 18

    Thursday, July 24 2014 6:56 PM EDT2014-07-24 22:56:35 GMT
    Vincenzo Nibali has won the 18th stage of the Tour de France, emphatically stamping his dominance on the race in its last mountain leg with a solo breakaway on the day's last climb. 
    As his team hoped, Vincenzo Nibali demonstrated he's the "boss" of the Tour de France. Just don't compare him to the last rider to regularly bear that sobriquet at cycling's greatest race, Lance Armstrong. 
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and Midwest Television, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.