March 20, 2017
Greensboro, Ga. - The No. 8 Virginia men’s golf team is in third place following Monday’s second round of play at the Linger Longer Invitational in Greensboro, Ga. The Cavaliers shot 4-under 284 for a two-day total of 9-under 567 at the Great Waters Course at Reynolds Lake Oconee. No. 4 Baylor leads the 15-team field at 26-under 550. Alabama is in second place at 566.
Senior Derek Bard (New Hartford, N.Y.) continues to lead Virginia. After shooting 69 on Sunday to open the tournament, he posted a second-round score of 1-under 71. His 36-hole total stands at 5-under 139. He enters Tuesday’s final round in 10th place.
Freshman Luke Schaap (Potomac, Md.) had UVA’s best second-round score, shooting 3-under 69. He jumped up to 18th overall at 2-under 142.
Senior Jimmy Stanger (Tampa, Fla.), sophomore Thomas Walsh (High Point, N.C.) and junior Danny Walker (Bradenton, Fla.) all shot 72 on Monday. Stanger and Walsh are tied for 21st at 143 while Walker is in 29th place at 145.
The final round of the 54-hole event gets underway Tuesday. Live scoring is online at Golfstat.com.
Linger Longer Invitational
Great Waters at Reynolds Lake Oconee
Par 72, 7,073 yards
Second Round Results
1. Baylor 274-276-550
2. Alabama 287-279-566
3. Virginia 283-284-567
4. Troy 280-288-568
5. UNCG 280-289-569
6. Georgia 285-288-573
7. Kennesaw State 283-292-575
8. Ohio State 290-287-577
9. Michigan 280-298-578
10. Middle Tennessee St. 293-290-583
10. Augusta 283-300-583
12. Charlotte 297-287-584
12. Maryland 286-298-584
14. VCU 301-298-599
15. Mercer 295-307-602
Individual Leaders 1. Greyson Sigg, Georgia 67-65-132 2. Bryce Hendrix, UNCG 67-68-135 2. Chris Guglielmo, Kennesaw State 66-69-135
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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