Wolves in eighth place after two rounds at Bearcat Golf Classic


Wolves in eighth place after two rounds at Bearcat Golf Classic
Monday, March 25, 2013 | by Gruenemeier, Hurst lead Newberry players

GREENWOOD - In unseasonably chilly and gusty conditions, the Newberry College men's golf team is in eighth place after two rounds at the Lander Bearcat Golf Classic at the Greenwood Country Club. The Wolves fought their way to a two-round score of 34-over par 610 (304-306) in Monday's action.

Chandler Gruenemeier (Jacksonville, Fla.) and Tommy Hurst (Miami, Fla.) are tied for Newberry's team lead at 7-over par 151, tied for 24th in the individual standings. Ewen Donaldson (Edinburgh, Scotland) is tied for 30th with a 9-over par 153 and had Newberry's lowest round of the day with a 74 in the first round.

Jon Weiss (Sumter, S.C.) is tied for 51st at 11-over par 155, while John Paul Ferguson (Travelers Rest, S.C.) is 93rd with a 25-over par 169 while competing as an individual. Layton Truax (Savannah, Ga.) rounded out Newberry players with a 37-over par 181.

Belmont Abbey leads the team competition at 6-over par 582, thanks to individual leader Adam Hedges, who shot a 9-under par 135.

The Wolves complete the Bearcat Classic with 18 holes Tuesday.

Bearcat Golf Classic -- 2nd Round

Greenwood CC
Greenwood, S.C.
Dates: 3/25-26/2013
2nd Round Scores
Par 72, 6800 yards

Rank TeamScores Total Par
1. Belmont Abbey 293 289 582 +6
2. Georgia Southwestern 304 292 596 +20
Mount Olive 298 298 596 +20
4. USC Aiken 304 293 597 +21
5. Barton 299 302 601 +25
6. Erskine 306 296 602 +26
7. Clayton State 304 302 606 +30
8. Newberry 304 306 610 +34
9. Queens (N.C.) 307 308 615 +39
10. Coker 310 306 616 +40
North Georgia 304 312 616 +40
12. Georgia College 312 307 619 +43
13. King (Tenn.) 312 308 620 +44
14. Montevallo 317 305 622 +46
15. Lander 306 317 623 +47
16. Carson-Newman 315 311 626 +50
17. Flagler 313 323 636 +60
18. Lander B 317 320 637 +61


Newberry 304306 610 +34 8th
Chandler Gruenemeier 7576 151 +7 t-24th
Tommy Hurst 7675 151 +7 t-24th
Ewen Donaldson 7479 153 +9 t-30th
Jon Weiss 7976 155 +11 t-51st
John Paul Ferguson# 8485 169 +25 93rd
Layton Truax 9586 181 +37 99th