UNCG 11th after two rounds at Palmetto
AIKEN, S.C. – Nathan Stamey carded rounds of 72 and 76 on Monday to help UNCG to an 11th place standing after two rounds at the Cleveland Golf Palmetto Intercollegiate.
Stamey is in a tie for 17th place after two rounds, seven shots off the pace. He was just two shots back after the morning round, but fell off the pace in the afternoon. Virginia Tech’s Jurrian vander Vaart and Chattanooga’s J.T. Clendenin are tied for the lead at one-over 141. Three players are tied for third, two shots back.
Chattanooga leads the team scoring with a comfortable lead. The Mocs carded a two-round score of 568 on Monday to gain a 16-shot lead over Virginia Tech. UNCG, which sat fourth after carding a morning round total of 298, is 11th with a two-round total of 611.
Tuesday’s final round will get underway with tee times beginning at 9 am. UNCG’s pairings begin at 9:40 am.
TEAM SCORING: Chattanooga 568, Virginia Tech 584, USC Aiken 592, Penn State 597, Elon 597, Francis Marion 599, Furman 604, Charleston Southern 608, Rhode Island 609, Jacksonville State 609, UNCG 611, Marshall 617, Presbyterian 619, Akron 620, Nebraska 632.
Top 10: T-1. Jurrian vander Vaart (Virginia Tech) 71-70=141; T-1. J.T. Clendenin (Chattanooga) 72-69=141; T-3. Derek Rende (Chattanooga) 75-68=143; T-3. Jimmy Lytle (Elon) 71-72=143; T-3. Jayson Judy (Elon) 72-71=143; T-6. Roberto Diaz (USC Aiken) 73-71=144; T-6. Ben Goforth (Furman) 74-70=144; T-8. Fredrik Qvicker (Chattanooga) 70-75=145; T-8. Kevin Grady (USC Aiken) 76-69=145; T-8. Jonathan Hodge (Chattanooga) 72-73=145; T-8. Matt Giftos (USC Aiken) 72-73=145.
UNCG Golfers: T-17. Nathan Stamey 72-76=148; T-36. Will Bowman 75-77=152; T-46. Drew Younts 77-78=155; T-50. David Heyen 74-82=156; T-76. John Isenhour 78=86=164.
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