PGA Championship Round 4 grades

At 44-years-old, the same age as Phil Mickelson, Furyk was one of the old guys on an otherwise youthful leaderboard. But with a 66 on Sunday to finish in a tie for fifth, he proved that he's not ready to concede anything to the kids. In September, he will be a member of his ninth consecutive U.S. Ryder Cup team.

Jason Day    World Ranking: No. 9 | Scores: 69-65-69-72

Starting his final round three shots back of the lead, Day had a great chance to win his first major championship. But he never got any forward momentum on Sunday. A double-bogey at the par-4 16th killed any chances of him staying near the lead. After starting his day in a tie for fourth, his 72 on Sunday dropped him to a tie for 15th.


Phil Mickelson    World Ranking: No. 13 | Scores: 69-67-67-66

With a final-round 66, the five-time major champion did everything he could to win his second PGA Championship. At the 72nd hole, he nearly holed out his eagle chip to tie for the lead. His second-place finish at Valhalla marks his 36th top-10 in a major.

Rickie Fowler    World Ranking: No. 18 | Scores: 69-66-67-68

Fowler will spend the next 15 years trying to beat Rory McIlroy. He knows that he has a lot of work to do to consistently beat him. But he already knows that he has the tenacity and grit to compete with him. On Sunday, Fowler temporarily took control of the tournament with five birdies in eight holes after making a bogey at the second hole. In 2014, he had top-five finishes in all four majors.
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