Fossum leads Wolves in third after first day at Bearcat Golf Classic


Fossum leads Wolves in third after first day at Bearcat Golf Classic
Monday, March 28, 2016 | by Josh Manck, Assistant AD for Athletic Communications

GREENWOOD - A career low round by Fredrik Fossum led the Wolves to third place after 36 holes at the Bearcat Golf Classic on Monday. Newberry shot 584 (293-291, +8) in the first two rounds.

Fossum shot a 2-under par 70 in the first round to set a career low. He followed that up with a 73 in the second round for a 1-under par 143. He is tied for fifth place in the individual standings.

Carlos Leandro is tied for 11th in the individual standings after an even par 144, including a 1-under par 71 in the opening round. Evan DeGrazia is tied for 22nd at 3-over par 147, shooting an ever par 72 in the second round.

Harry Bolton made his collegiate debut with a 6-over par 150, including a 1-over par 73 to sit in a tie for 34th. Nick Lussier is tied for 53rd at 8-over par 152 and Luke Atack is tied for 68th with a 10-over par 154 while competing as an individual. 

Young Harris leads the team leaderboard at 5-under par 571 and Lincoln Memorial is one stroke ahead of the Wolves at 583. Georgia College and Wingate are tied for fourth at 587.

The final round of the Bearcat Golf Classic takes place on Tuesday.


Bearcat Golf Classic -- 2nd Round
Greenwood CC
Greenwood, S.C.
Dates: Mar. 28-29, 2016
2nd Round Scores
Par 72, 6800 yards

 Rank   Team Scores  Total   Par 
1.  Young Harris   283  288  571   -5
2.  Lincoln Memorial   289  294  583   +7
3.  Newberry   293  291  584   +8
4.  Georgia College   288  299  587   +11
   Wingate   290  297  587   +11
6.  Columbus State   285  303  588   +12
   Flagler   290  298  588   +12
8.  Lander   291  298  589   +13
9.  King   300  291  591   +15
10.  Clayton State   296  298  594   +18
11.  Erskine   296  304  600   +24
12.  Barton   301  300  601   +25
13.  Mount Olive   303  299  602   +26
14.  Coker   305  300  605   +29
15.  North Georgia   303  306  609   +33
16.  Eckerd   308  304  612   +36
17.  Union (Ky.)   308  312  620   +44

 

Newberry   293 291   584    +8   3rd
Fredrik Fossum   70 73   143    -1   t-5th
Carlos Leandro   71 73   144   E   t-11th
Evan DeGrazia   75 72   147    +3   t-22nd
Harry Bolton   77 73   150    +6   t-34th
Nick Lussier   78 74   152    +8   t-53rd
Luke Atack #   75 79   154    +10   t-68th