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Every makes late birdies and takes Sony Open lead

HONOLULU (AP)—Matt Every is finally making news for his golf.

With birdies on his last three holes Friday, Every had a 6-under 64 to takea two-shot lead in the Sony Open among the early starters in the second round.David Hearn was second after a 66, keeping a Canadian presence on theleaderboard.

Every made headlines in the summer of 2010 when he was arrested on amisdemeanor marijuana charge in a hotel room during the John Deere Classic. Hedenied possessing marijuana, though he was suspended for three months.

Every was at 10-under 130 as the late starters played in increasing wind atWaialae Country Club.

Brendon de Jonge had a 62 to join Pat Perez at 7-under 133. Steve Stricker was five shots back after a 69.