Reed soars in world rankings

The Sports NetworkAugust 19, 2013 

Patrick Reed earned his first PGA Tour win on Sunday and that helped him make a big jump in this week's world golf rankings.

Reed soared 105 spots to No. 64 in the new rankings.

There were little movement in the rankings overall. Tiger Woods held steady at No. 1 and was again followed by Phil Mickelson, Rory McIlroy, Adam Scott, Justin Rose, Matt Kuchar, Brandt Snedeker, Jason Dufner, Graeme McDowell, Henrik Stenson, Luke Donald, Keegan Bradley, Steve Stricker and Lee Westwood.

Ian Poulter jumped a pair to 15th, while Ernie Els was 16th again this week. Charl Schwartzel tumbled two notches to No. 17, while Jason Day and Jim Furyk were both up two to 18th and 19th.

Sergio Garcia slid one to 20th this week. Louis Oosthuizen fell out of the top 20 as he tumbled three to 21st.

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