Men's Golf Tied for Eighth After Two Rounds at the Wolfpack Intercollegiate

Oct. 19, 2012

Team Rounds Score
1 2 3 F
1. East Carolina 292 285 - - +1
2. No. 37 North Carolina 287 291 - - +2
3. North Carolina State 297 290 - - +11
T4. Western Carolina 302 287 - - +13
T4. Maryland 295 294 - - +13
6. UNCW 301 292 - - +17
7. Boston College 294 300 - - +18
T8. Memphis 299 297 - - +20
T8. Campbell 297 299 - - +20
T8. Louisiana-Lafayette 300 296 - - +20
11. UNCG 299 304 - - +27
12. Rhode Island 308 304 - - +36
Memphis Leaders
1 2 3 F
T12 Will Pearson 72 73 - - +1
T32 Steve Lee 75 75 - - +6
T42 Lexus Keoninh 75 76 - - +7
T42 Grant Milner 78 73 - - +7
T57 Cory Gaylord 77 77 - - +10

RALEIGH, N.C. - The Memphis men's golf team struggled on the first day of the Wolfpack Intercollegiate, posting a 36-hole score of 596 (+20) to sit in a tie for eighth with one round remaining at the Lonnie Poole Golf Course in Raleigh.

The Tigers began the day with a 299 (+11) in the opening round before recording a 297 (+9) in the second round of play.

Junior Will Pearson led the Tigers in the first two rounds, carding an even-par 72 and a 1-over-par 73 to tie for 12th with a 145 following Monday's competition. Senior Steve Lee was consistent for the day with 75's to tie for 32nd with a score of 150. Tying for 42nd were senior Lexus Keoninh and junior Grant Milner with 36-hole scores of 151. Keoninh shot a 3-over-par 75 in the first round before finishing with a 4-over-par 76 in the second, while Milner came back from a 6-over-par 78 in the first round by ending the day with a 73. Rounding out the Memphis team was sophomore Cory Gaylord, who fired rounds of 5-over-par 77's to tie for 57th.

East Carolina leads the field after two rounds with a 577 (+1) while No. 37 North Carolina is one stroke behind with 578. Host North Carolina State is in third with a 587 (+11) while Western Carolina and Maryland are tied for fourth with 589 (+13).

The final round of play will begin tomorrow at 9 a.m. ET. Fans can follow along with the final round tomorrow by visiting Golfstat.com for live scoring updates.


 

 

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