Scarlet and gray still in a tie for 16th after 36 holes at NCAA Super Regional

Scarlet and gray still in a tie for 16th after 36 holes at NCAA Super Regional
Tuesday, May 4, 2010 | by Newberry trails 5th and final spot to national tournament by 16 strokes

WILSON, N.C. - The Newberry College men's golf team remained tied for 16th place after the completion of Tuesday's second round in the NCAA Division II South/Southeast Super Regional in Wilson, N.C.

Newberry improved by six strokes from the first to the second round accumulating a team stroke total of 588 (297-291; +20). Despite a lower day two score, the scarlet and gray remained in a tie for 16th and trail 5th place Lander University by 16 strokes.

The top-5 teams and the top-2 student-athletes not with a team from each regional, regardless of region, will advance to the national tournament held on May 18-21 at The Sagamore Club in Noblesville, Ind. The finals will be hosted by the Indiana Sports Corporation, the University of Indianapolis, the Great Lakes Valley Conference, and the Hamilton County Sports Authority.

Lynn University and Barry University are tied for 1st after 36 holes. Lynn shot a 9-under par 275 on Tuesday to jump from 5th to the top spot with a two-day score of 564 (289-275; -4). Barry improved by two strokes to total 564 (283-281; -4).

Nova Southeastern University is in 3rd with a 565 (285-280; -3) and Florida Southern College sits in 4th at 1-under par (292-275=567). Lander holds the final qualifying spot heading into Wednesday's final round with a two round score of 572 (282-290; +4).

Individually, junior Ben Lown (North Augusta, S.C.) is tied for 51st with a two round total of 146 (76-70; +4). Sophomore Matthew Campbell (Rome, N.Y.) is tied for 57th after registering a 147 (72-75; +5) through 36 holes.

Junior Daniel Stanley (Inman, S.C.) tallied a 74 for the second consecutive round and totals 148 (74-74; +6) strokes on the tournament. Freshman Chandler Gruenemeier (Jacksonville, Fla.) finished play with a 148 (75-73; +6) and sits in a tie with Stanley for 62nd.

Senior Sean Collard (Gauteng, South Africa) is currently tied for 86th with a 152 (78-74; +10).

The final round of the NCAA South/Southeast Regional begins Wednesday morning. The tournament can be followed via live statistics provided by The scarlet and gray tee off at 8:20 a.m at the par-71, 6,839-yard Wilson Country Club.

NCAA Division II South/Southeast Super Regional
Wilson, N.C. Wilson Country Club
71 Yardage: 6,839

Results (Through 36 holes)Rd. 1Rd. 2TotalRelation to Par
1.Lynn University289275564-4
Barry University283281564-4
3.Nova Southeastern University285280565-3
4.Florida Southern College292275567-1
5.Lander University282290572+4
6.St. Leo University288286574+6
7.Columbus State University292285577+9
8.University of West Florida297281578+10
Barton College294284578+10
10.Queens University of Charlotte291288579+11
University of North Alabama294285579+11
12.Belmont Abbey College293287580+12
13.Rollins College295286581+13
14.Flagler College295290585+17
15.Georgia College & State University292294586+18
16.Newberry College297291588+20
Armstrong Atlantic University307281588+20
Valdosta State University291297588+20
19.Lincoln Memorial University302289591+23
20.Arkansas Tech University305299604+36

Newberry Individuals (Through 36 holes)
T51.Ben Lown7670146+4
T57.Matthew Campbell7275147+5
T62Daniel Stanley7474148+6
T62.Chandler Gruenemeier7573148+6
T86.Sean Collard7874152+10