Zach Johnson shares lead as Sergio Garcia misses cut in Texas

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American Zach Johnson (Getty Pictures)

Zach Johnson fired a seven-beneath sixty five to maneuver right into a share of the lead on the midway mark of the Texas Open on Friday, whereas Sergio Garcia missed the cut.

Johnson holed six birdies and an eagle — to go together with a bogey — through the second spherical at TPC San Antonio.

The 2-time main champion is with no prime-10 end in eight begins this yr, however is on monitor to vary that in Texas.

Johnson sits at 9 beneath alongside Ryan Moore, who backed up his opening-spherical sixty eight with a 5-beneath sixty seven.

Moore, who has two prime-10 finishes this yr, went via bogey-free in the second spherical.

Andrew Landry (sixty seven) and Grayson Murray (sixty nine) are tied for third a shot additional again at eight underneath.

Ben Crane (sixty six), Martin Laird (sixty five) and David Hearn (sixty eight) are at six beneath, tied for fifth.

Garcia, who missed the cut in his Masters defence, did not make the weekend once more.

The Spaniard carded a fair-par seventy two to finish up at two over, lacking the cut by a shot.

Defending champion Kevin Chappell shot a second straight seventy two to be tied for forty eighth.