Newberry in third place at Ironwood Pirate Intercollegiate


Newberry in third place at Ironwood Pirate Intercollegiate
Saturday, April 4, 2009 | by Trail first place Eastern Carolina by 10 strokes

GREENVILLE, N.C. - The Newberry College men's golf team fell to third place after the second round of the Ironwood Pirate Intercollegiate at the Ironwood Golf and Country Club in Greenville, N.C.

The scarlet and gray stayed in the top three on Saturday by shooting a stroke total of 293 at the par-72, 7,102 yard course. NC trails first place Eastern Carolina, the host team, by ten strokes after day two. The Pirates shot a total of 292, 7 over par.

Ben Lown (North Augusta, S.C.) had a stellar day in which he shot a 68 (-4). He now sits in second place overall with a stroke total of 141. After finishing the first round in 18th place, Daniel Stanley (Inman, S.C.) moved up three spots by shooting a 74 (+2).

Mathew Campbell (Rome, N.Y.) shot a 78 on the day, moving him into a tie for 26th place. Brandon Burnside (North Augusta, S.C.) had a strong outing, hitting a 73 in the second round and tying for 37th place overall. Rounding out the scarlet and gray is Stephen Holmes (Chapin, S.C.) who shot an 83 in the second round.

UNC Wilmington's Derek Wallace sits 4-under par in the tournament, earning sole possession of first place among individuals.


Ironwood Pirate Intercollegiate (Second Round Results)
Ironwood Golf and Country Club Greeneville, N.C.
Par: 72 Yardage: 7,102

1. East Carolina Univ. 291 292 583 +7
2. UNC Wilmington 302 290 592 +16
3. Newberry College 300 293 593 +17
4. Rhode Island, U. of 301 293 594 +18
5. James Madison Univ. 302 296 598 +22
6. Wofford College 303 297 600 +24
7. Seton Hall Univ. 303 304 607 +31
Furman University 310 297 607 +31
St. John's Univ. 306 301 607 +31
10. Samford University 306 302 608 +32
11. Presbyterian College 312 302 614 +38
12. Longwood University 322 295 617 +41
13. Radford University 314 306 620 +44
Boston College 319 301 620 +44
15. Georgetown Univ. 316 308 624 +48
Akron, U. of 319 305 624 +48
17. Navy 320 313 633 +57

Newberry Individuals (First Round Results)
2. Ben Lown 73 68 141
T15. Daniel Stanley 75 74 149
T26. Matthew Campbell 73 78 151
T37. Brandon Burnside 80 73 153
T83. Stephen Holmes 79 83 162