Holmes goes low...Another Sutter headed to the NHL...Roddick wins in England
CROMWELL, Conn. (AP) — J.B. Holmes shot up the leaderboard at the rain-interrupted Travelers Championship by finishing off an 8-under-par 62 this morning. He was in a three-way tie for second place after 36 holes, one stroke behind defending champion Fredrik Jacobson (YAHK'-uhb'sihn).
WATERLOO, Ontario (AP) — Inbee Park teed it up for today's third round of the Manulife Financial LPGA Classic with a one-stroke lead. After missing the cut in five straight stroke-play tournaments, Michelle Wie (wee) is playing on the weekend and is six shots off the pace.
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The NHL draft is back under way in Pittsburgh, and the Winnipeg Jets grabbed a player with a familiar surname. The Jets selected center Lukas Sutter (SUT'-ur) with the 39th pick. He's the son of former NHL player Rich Sutter and the cousin of new Pittsburgh center Brandon Sutter, who was traded to the Penguins last night.
EASTBOURNE, England (AP) — Andy Roddick got a shot of confidence headed into Wimbledon, winning the grass-court title at Eastbourne with a 6-3, 6-2 victory over defending champion Andreas Seppi. Roddick entered the event as a wild card after losing his opening match at Queen's Club last week. He entered this week's tournament on a six-match losing streak dating to mid-March.
VALENCIA, Spain (AP) — Sebastien Vettel and Lewis Hamilton will be on the front row tomorrow when the green flag drops at the European Grand Prix. Two-time defending Formula One champion Vettel captured the pole in today's qualifying in Valencia, Spain.