RALEIGH, N.C. – The UNCG men's golf team sits in 11th place overall after 36-holes of stroke play Friday in the Wolfpack Intercollegiate hosted by N.C. State at the Lonnie Poole Golf Course. The Spartans will wrap up play in the 54-hole event Saturday morning with round three tee times beginning at 8 a.m. Live scoring is available via Golfstat with a link on www.uncgspartans.com.
The Spartans posted a two-round score of 603 (299-304) and sits behind leader East Carolina at 577 (292-285). No. 37 North Carolina is second in the event with a 578 (287-291). Maryland's Andrew McCain and Western Carolina's J.T. Poston lead the Wolfpack Intercollegiate after day one as they are both 2-under par 142.
Freshman Taylor Coalson (Dobson, N.C./North Surry) leads the team after posting a 3-over par 147. Coalson continued his strong play at the start, firing a 1-under par 71 in round one before posting a 4-over par 76 in round two. He tallied four birdies in the first round to rally after notching a bogey and double bogey in his first four holes of the morning.