Sunday, July 6, 2008
48th Annual Pacific Southwest Open, day 3
After five rounds, IM Tim Taylor leads the field with 4 1/2. While IMs Enrico Sevillano and Jack Peters battled to a draw on board 1 (see photo), Taylor ground out a win against "giant-killer" Michael Yee in the last game to finish. Taylor now faces Sevillano in the last round, while Peters, Joel Banawa, Julian Landaw and Gregg Small remain in contention at 4-1. Standings through round five are posted here.