Crusaders finish day two in 17th; look to make a big jump on Wednesday

Crusaders finish day two in 17th; look to make a big jump on Wednesday
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Crusaders finish day two in 17th; look to make a big jump on Wednesday
Photo by Bob Stoner

Conover – North Greenville men’s golf remained steady in rankings on Tuesday afternoon, finishing day two in 17th for the second straight round at the NCAA Southeast Regionals.

The Basics

  • Team Score: 304 / 292 (596)
  • Individual Leader: Austin Duncan [74 / 72 – 146]
  • Location: Conover North Carolina [Rock Barn Golf Club]
  • Host: Lenoir-Rhyne University

How it Happened

  • Austin Duncan paced the Crusaders with the team’s only even-par round of the first two days. Duncan shot a team-low 72 and finished in a tie for 31st.
  • Evan Gfeller shaved a stroke off of his day one score, finishing the second trip with a 73 while Chase Fisher turned in his second round of 74 of the week.
  • Seth Robinson rebounded big time for the Crusaders, shooting a 73, improving 10 – strokes on his first round score of 83.
  • Josiah Ledford also improved his first round score by five strokes, shooting a 77. Ledford shot an 82 in his first trip around the track.

Team Leaders

  1. West Florida [282 / 285 – 567]
  2. Florida Southern [293 / 276 – 569]
    Barry [287 / 282 – 569
  3. N / A
  4. Lynn [284 / 289 – 573]
  5. Lincoln Memorial [296 / 288 – 584]
    Rollins [294 / 290 – 584]

Individual Leaders

  1. John VanDerlean / Florida Southern [165]
  2. Sam Broadhurst / Lincoln Memorial [137]
    Tom Forester / Carson-Newman [137]
  3. N / A 
  4. Chandler Blanchet / West Florida [138]
  5. Manuel Tores / Barry [140]

Next Time Out

  • North Greenville will look to make a big jump in the standings on Wednesday, wrapping up play at the Southeast Regional Tournament with tee times starting at 8 AM.