Round Three of Memphis Intercollegiate Cancelled
Oct. 7, 2008
Round three of the Memphis Intercollegiate was cancelled due to inclement weather. Scores and results will revert back to yesterday. The tournament was played at the par-72 7,334-yard Colonial Country Club.
Senior Jordan Payne led the tigers, carding a two-day total of 145 (73-72) and finishing in a tie for fifth. Fellow senior Brad Benjamin had a strong second round to post 148 (76-72) and get into a tie for 13th. He is followed by freshman Jack Belote whose 149 (74-75) left him in a tied for 20th. Jeff Hall carded a 155 (76-79) and is in 55th. Mark Trow rounds out the top-5 after shooting 156 (83-73) and finishing in 58th.
The Tigers shot a two-day total of 591 (299-292) and finished second in the event. This is the fourth time the Tigers have finished in the top-5 in the last five years.
Ohio State won the competition after firing a two-day total of 588 (299-289). Mississippi State finished third, three shots behind the Tigers at 594 (301-293). Vaughn Snyder won the indivudal competition, carding a two-round total of 138 (68-70).
The Tigers will return to action on October 13 when they travel to Birmingham, Ala. to compete in the Jerry Pate Invitational.