Seamus Power shot a four under par 68 to move up to tied 27th in the RBC Canadian Open in Toronto.
The West Waterford man made six birdies and two bogeys at Glen Abbey Golf Club to be seven strokes off the lead on 10-under par.
Charley Hoffman shot a seven-under par 65 to lead by one stroke on 17-under par from Kevin Chappell (66).
Power is looking to move into the top 125 in the FedEx Cup standings before the end of the regular season and could pull it off with a top five finish this week.
He's currently projected to move up four places to 136th.