ZIONSVILLE, Ind. – Senior Nathan Stamey is tied for 10th place after two rounds to help UNC Greensboro to a 12th place tie at the Wolf Run Intercollegiate hosted by the University of Indiana.
Stamey, a native of Canton, NC, carded rounds of 71 and 73 to six in a four-way tie for 10th at even par 144. The Spartans are tied for 12th, but in a midst of logjam. Eight teams are within 10 shots of each other for seventh to 14th places. UNCG sits at 597 after rounds of 297 and 300 on Saturday.
Drew Younts was the only other Spartan to record a sub-par round on Saturday. After struggling to an 81 in the morning, the sophomore from Stokesdale, NC recovered to card a 71 in the afternoon.
Michigan leads the team standings at 569, four shots better than tourney host Indiana. The Wolverines have three players tied for second place in the individual standings to solidfy their place atop the team leaderboard.
Indiana’s Seth Brandon is the individual leader after rounds of 68 and 69. At seven under 137, he has a five-shot lead over four players tied for second place.
The final round will be played on Sunday morning.
TEAM SCORING: Michigan 569, Indiana 573, Penn State 576, Denver 581, Eastern Michigan 585, Arkansas 587, Virginia 589, Kent State 591, Northwestern 593, Kentucky 593, Ball State 594, Missouri 597, UNCG 597, Toledo 599, IUPUI 614.
TOP 10: 1. Seth Brandon (Indiana) 68-69=137; T-2. Tim Schaetzel (Michigan) 72-70=142; T-2. Alexander Sitompul (Michigan) 70-72=142; T-2. T.J. Howe (Penn State) 71-71=142; T-2. Lion Kim (Michigan) 71-71=142; T-6. Daniel Wax (Denver) 73-70=143; T-6. Andrew Landry (Arkansas) 70-73=143; T-6. J. Phillippe Paigment (Kent State) 73-70=143; T-6. Nick Pumpford (Michigan) 70-73=143 (indiv); T-10. Nathan Stamey (UNCG) 71-73=144; T-10. Ross Cosat (Ball State) 75-69=144; T-10. Cale Barr (Kentucky) 70-74=144; T-10. Chris Gilman (Denver) 72-72=144.
OTHER UNCG GOLFERS: T-38. Will Bowman 73-76=149; T-56. Drew
Younts 81-71=152; T-67. Ryan Heisey 75-82=157; T-71. John Isenhour
- UNCG -