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U.S. Open Championship 2012 Leaderboard: Tiger Woods Bogeys 5, 6 & 7 To Drop Out of Lead

Tiger Woods had taken sole possession of first place atop the leaderboard at the 2012 U.S. Open earlier Friday afternoon with a little help from a birdie on the par 3 No. 3. That had pushed him to 2-under overall and 1-under for Friday and into the lead past Day 1 leader Michael Thompson. Unfortunately for Woods, that lead wouldn't hold.

Woods went on to bogey holes 5, 6, and 7 and drop out of the lead, currently at +2 for the day and +1 on the tournament. He is through 9 at The Olympic Club, tied for third, currently trailing leaders Beau Hossler, at -1 through 12, Jim Furyk, -1 through 2 rounds, John Peterson, and Nicolas Colsaerts, Graeme McDowell, and Michael Thompson, who all finished the day +1 overall.

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