No. 47 @MemphisMGolf Sixth After First Round of American Athletic Championship

April 27, 2014

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INNISBROOK, Fla. – The University of Memphis men’s golf team completed first round action Sunday afternoon at the American Athletic Conference Championship. The Tigers finished the round in sixth place shot 298 (+14) on the par 71 Copperhead Course at the Innisborok Resort.

Senior Will Pearson led the Tigers with a 73 (+2) putting him tied for 13th place, followed closely by junior Cory Gaylord and freshman Lars Van Meijel who both sot 74 (+3) who are tied for 18th place. Thomas Perrot finished the first round with a 77 (+6) on his scorecard, putt him tied for 38th place. David Long rounded out the day for the Tigers with an 80 (+9), putting him in 46th place.

No. 7 UCF leads the 10 team field with a score of 283 (-1). No. 31 SMU sits just four strokes behind UCF with a score of 287 (+3), followed closely by No. 30 South Florida who finished the round with a 290. No. 9 Houston and Cincinnati sit tied for fourth place with a first round score of 292 (+8), just six strokes ahead of Memphis.

Only four golfers finished the first round with a score better than par, led by Linus Vaisanen with a score of 67 (-4). Bryson Dechambeau and Austin Smotherman of SMU and Richardo Gouveia of UCF are tied for second place with a score of 70 (-1). 

Round two action will start at 8 a.m. ET, with a staggered start on the first and 10th holes. The Tigers will be a part of the first five groups off the first hole for the second round in a row, this time being paired with golfers from Cincinnati. Complete tee times can be found here

Course:Innisbrook Resort- Copperhead Course: American Championship 2014     Par 71 - 7125 Yards
current 
position
team scoring rounds total 
score
to par thru today 1
1
7 UCF
-1 F   -1 283 283
2
31 SMU
+3 F   +3 287 287
3
30 South Florida
+6 F   +6 290 290
T4
9 Houston
+8 F   +8 292 292
T4
  Cincinnati
+8 F   +8 292 292
6
47 Memphis
+14 F   +14 298 298
7
  Louisville
+15 F   +15 299 299
8
  Connecticut
+17 F   +17 301 301
9
  Temple
+21 F   +21 305 305
10
  Rutgers University
+26 F   +26 310 310

6 Memphis 298 298
T13 Will Pearson 73 73
T18 Cory Gaylord 74 74
T18 Lars Van Meijel 74 74
T38 Thomas Perrot 77 77
46 David Long 80 80

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