May 16, 2013
Columbus, Ohio - The Virginia men's golf team is in 11th place after the opening round of the NCAA Regional taking place at the Ohio State Golf Club's Scarlet Course in Columbus, Ohio. The Cavaliers shot 19-over 303 on the par-71 course. Charlotte, which entered the regional as the No. 12 seed, leads the 13-team field at 3-over 287. South Carolina, ranked No. 20, is second at 288 and No. 8 Stanford is third at 291.
The top five teams from the regional will advance to the NCAA Championships. There are six regionals being contested through Saturday.
David Pastore led Virginia with a score of 2-over 73. He stands in 16th place following the opening round. Denny McCarthy finished one shot behind Pastore and is in 24th place. Ji Soo Park shot 6-over 77 and is 53rd while Nick Tremps is in 66th place at 79 and Mac McLaughlin is 74th at 83.
Charlotte's Raoul Menard posted the day's best score, shooting 4-under 67. He enters the second round one stroke ahead of UNLV's Carl Jonson and South Carolina's Will Starke.
The Cavaliers will tee off at 8:50 a.m. Friday from the 10th tee to start their second round. The final 18 holes are scheduled for Saturday. Virginia will be paired with Texas Tech and Chattanooga during the second round.
NCAA Regional Championship
Ohio State Golf Club - Scarlet Course
Par-71, 7,286 yards
First Round Results
1. Charlotte 287
2. South Carolina 288
3. Stanford 291
4. UNLV 292
5. Auburn 293
6. Missouri 294
6. New Mexico 294
8. San Francisco 297
9. Georgia Southern 298
10. Texas Tech 299
11. Virginia 303
12. Chattanooga 304
13. Valparaiso 309
Individual Leaders 1. Raoul Menard, Charlotte 67 2. Carl Jonson, UNLV 68 2. Will Starke, South Carolina 68 4. Matias Dominguez, Texas Tech 70 4. Cory McElyea, San Francisco 70 4. Cameron Wilson, Stanford 70 4. Ryan Zech, Missouri 70
Sky's the Limit for UVA Pole VaulterTrack & Field, Cross Country7/20/17Jeff Jernigan, who over the course of his UVA career became one of the ACC's top pole vaulters, was commissioned in the U.S. Navy in May.Graduate Transfers Bolster Offensive LineFootball7/18/17Graduate transfers John Montelus and Brandon Pertile will compete for starting jobs on the offensive line when UVA opens training camp late this month.'Hoos Hope to Build Momentum EarlyFootball7/15/17Four of Virginia's first five football games this season will be at Scott Stadium.
Director of News Content
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.
Hoos Dominate All-State Golf Team
M. Golf | 7/11/2017
Virginia head men’s golf coach Bowen Sargent has been named Coach of the Year by the...
Stanger Named Men’s Golf ACC Scholar-Athlete of the Year
M. Golf | 6/26/2017
Jimmy Stanger has been recognized as the 2017 ACC Men's Golf Scholar-Athlete of the Year.
Stanger and Sargent Top VaSID Golf Honors
M. Golf | 6/23/2017
Virginia senior Jimmy Stanger (Tampa, Fla.) and Cavalier head coach Bowen Sargent were the...
Bard & Walsh Join Stanger on PING All-America Team
M. Golf | 6/22/2017
Virginia men’s golfers Derek Bard (New Hartford, N.Y.) and Thomas Walsh (High Point, N.C.) ...
Stanger and Bard Named to Golfweek All-America Teams
M. Golf | 6/14/2017
Virginia senior men’s golfers Jimmy Stanger (New Hartford, N.Y.) and Derek Bard (New...
Stanger Helps U.S. Team Win Arnold Palmer Cup
M. Golf | 6/11/2017
Recent UVA graduate Jimmy Stanger (Tampa, Fla.), helped the United States reclaim the Arnold...
Former Cavalier Derek Bard Wins Monroe Invitational
M. Golf | 06/10/2017
Former Virginia men’s golfer Derek Bard took top honors at the 77th-annual Monroe...
Former Cavalier Ben Kohles Qualifies for U.S. Open
M. Golf | 06/05/2017
Former Virginia men’s golfer Ben Kohles has qualified for the 2017 U.S. Open Championship.
- Online Stores