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Kohles Within Striking Distance at Tampa Bay Championship

UVa grad Ben Kohles is one shot off the lead entering final round play at the PGA Tampa Bay Championship.

Kohles enters Sunday at -5, one shot behind leaders Kevin Streelman, Justin Leonard and George Coetzee. He is joined at five-under by Jim Furyk, Greg Chalmers and Tag Ridings.

Kohles shot an opening-round 72 and followed that with a solid 67 on Friday and 69 Saturday.

Kohles is looking for his first PGA Tour victory in his first full season on the circuit. He qualified for the Tour after winning the first two Web.Com Tour events he entered.

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