No. 33 Memphis Men's Golf Jumps to Third Place Finish at Bridgestone Golf Collegiate

Oct. 27, 2013

GREENSBORO, N.C. – The Memphis men’s golf team tied for the best round as a team in the Second Round of the Bridgestone Golf Collegiate Sunday afternoon, pushing the team into a third place finish on the weekend. Freshman Lars Van Meijel shot a tournament-best 6-under-par 66 to help him finish tied for first place as an individual in the field of 80 golfers.

Van Meijel finished the weekend overall with a 5-under 139, tied with North Carolina’s Henry Do for first place on the individual leaderboard.

Junior Cory Gaylord shot a 1-under-par 71 on Sunday, giving him a 1-over 145 on the weekend. Seniors Will Pearson and Erwan Vieilledent shot identical rounds of 73 on Sunday, giving them each 149 on the weekend. Sophomore Thomas Perrot rounded out the Tigers scores, finishing Sunday with a 4-over 76. Perrot finished the weekend with a 150, after shooting a 2-over par 74 on Saturday.

The third place finish is the Tigers second best performance of the Fall, having won the Shoal Creek Intercollegiate.

The Tigers will finish their fall schedule Monday, Nov. 4 when they compete in the ASU Fall Beach Classic in Gulf Shores, Alabama. 

team scoring rounds total 
score
to par thru today 1 2
1
  North Carolina
-5 F   -5 288 283 571
2
  Chattanooga
+1 F   -2 291 286 577
3
33 Memphis
+4 F   -5 297 283 580
4
10 Virginia Tech
+6 F   +3 291 291 582
T5
31 Purdue
+8 F  E 296 288 584
T5
  Georgia State
+8 F   -8 304 280 584
7
  UNCG
+9 F   +7 290 295 585
8
  Washington State
+11 F   +6 293 294 587
T9
  VCU
+12 F   +4 296 292 588
T9
  Mississippi State
+12 F   +2 298 290 588
11
  North Carolina State
+16 F   +12 292 300 592
T12
  William & Mary
+17 F   +3 302 291 593
T12
30 Iowa State
+17 F  E 305 288 593
14
  High Point
+36 F   +15 309 303 612
3 Memphis
T1 Lars Van Meijel 73 66 139
T16 Cory Gaylord 74 71 145
T36 Will Pearson 76 73 149
T36 Erwan Vieilledent 76 73 149
T44 Thomas Perrot 74 76 150

 

 

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