GREENWOOD, S.C. - The Newberry College men's golf team is in fourth place after 36-holes at the Bearcat Classic with two rounds completed on Monday in Greenwood, S.C.
After occupying second place with a 279 in the first round, Newberry fell two spots to fourth place with a second round 284 at the par-72, 6,798-yard Greenwood Country Club. Through 36 holes, the scarlet and gray have a two round total of 563, 13-under par.
Tournament host Lander University leads after Monday's rounds with a stroke total of 544 (278-266), 32-under par. Georgia College and State University is in second place with a 555 (280-275), 21-under par and Armstrong Atlantic State University is third with a 561 (281-280), 15-under par. Coker College is 14 strokes behind Newberry in fifth after a two round total of 577 (291-286), 1-over par.
Individually, junior Daniel Stanley (Inman, S.C.) shot two sub-70 rounds on Monday following an opening 18 score of 69 with a second round 68. Stanley's 137, 7-under par, is tied for the second best 18-hole low in school history. After 36 holes, Daniel is tied for fourth.
Freshman Chandler Gruenemeier (Jacksonville, Fla.) is tied for sixth place after shooting a139 over 36 holes on Monday. Gruenemeier shot a 71 in the early round and a 68 later in the day for a 5-under par day one.
Sophomore Matthew Campbell (Rome, N.Y.) is tied for 12th with a 141 (67-74; -3) after the first day while junior Ben Lown (North Augusta, S.C.) and senior Sean Collard (Gauteng, South Africa) are tied for 48th after each shot a 149. Lown shot a 75-74 and Collard tallied a 72-77.
Lander's Davis Lee leads the tournament by four strokes on the strength of a 132 including a second round 63, 9-under par. Lee's combined stroke total from Monday came in 12-under par.
After playing 36 holes on Monday, the scarlet and gray will play 18 holes starting Tuesday morning.
Bearcat Classic (March 29-30, 2010)
Greenwood Country Club Greenwood, S.C.
Par: 72 Yardage: 6,798
|Monday's Results (36 holes)||Rd. 1||Rd. 2||Total||Relation to Par|
|2.||Georgia College & State University||280||275||555||-21|
|3.||Armstrong Atlantic State University||281||280||561||-15|
|6.||Belmont Abbey College||290||288||578||+2|
|7.||University of Montevallo||299||283||582||+6|
|9.||University of West Georgia||295||291||586||+10|
|10.||Georgia Southwestern State University||298||289||587||+11|
|12.||St. Andrew's Presbyterian College||291||301||592||+16|
|13.||Clayton State University||298||296||594||+18|
|Lander University B||295||307||602||+26|
|16.||North Georgia College & State University||307||302||609||+33|
Newberry Individuals (Through 36 holes)