by Roz Roberts III
For the second day in a row at the Valero Texas Open, Michael Thompson posted a two under par 70 and has climbed into a tie for 17th. His putter heated up on Friday as he sank three putts beyond 14 feet and ended the day with +1.883 strokes gained putting.
Michael limited his mistakes on Friday as he only had two bogeys. He also continued his positive trend of producing bounce back birdies as he birdied the par five 14th hole after bogeying the par three 13th hole. For the tournament, Michael has produced a birdie after 50% of his bogeys (3 out of 6).
Michael tees off on Saturday at 10:40am CT (11:40am ET)