Groundhog Day for Shane Lowry after yet another near miss

If there would seem to be something of a Groundhog Day scenario about Shane Lowry’s bid to get over the line again and win a tournament, there remained many positives for the Offalyman after his latest close call in the RBC Heritage Classic at Hilton Head.
Just as he had knocked on the door at the Honda Classic in late-February (finishing runner-up) and at the Masters a week ago (tied-third), Lowry again finished in tied-third at Harbour Town in continuing a strong streak of form which has seen him move to 27th in the updated world rankings and, with an early eye to the end of season playoffs and the Tour Championship, also to 27th on the PGA Tour’s FedEx Cup stan …