Augusta Seventh After 36 Holes At Graeme McDowell Invitational

Augusta Seventh After 36 Holes At Graeme McDowell Invitational

 

BIRMINGHAM, AL – The Augusta University men's golf team is in seventh place after playing two rounds on Tuesday at the Graeme McDowell Intercollegiate at Greystone Founders Golf Course. Augusta's Ben van Wyk is tied for third overall at 4-under par and is two shots off the lead.

 

 

The 10-team field opened play on the par-72, 7299-yard course. Georgia Southern leads the tournament 10-under par. Host UAB is in second at 7-under par, with Coastal Carolina sitting third (-6).

 

The Jaguars squad for the tournament  is Ben van Wyk, Alex van Wyk, Dan Sheehan, Hampus Wijkstrom, Brock Hoover, and Dawson Booth.

 

The Jags were tied for seventh through one round, after shooting 3-over par (291). The team turned in a 292 (+4) in the second round.

 

The Graeme McDowell Invitational concludes Wednesday with tee times beginning at 8:00 a.m. Augusta tees off at 8:30. All teams will remain within their team groupings.

 

THE FIELD

Augusta, UAB, Middle Tennessee State, Georgia Southern, University of Louisiana Monroe, University of Louisiana,, Southern Mississippi, Troy, South Alabama, and Coastal Carolina 

AUGUSTA @ Graeme McDowell Invitational Classic (Rounds 1 & 2)

 

 

7

Augusta

291

292

583

T3

Ben van Wyk (3)

68

72

140

T22

Alex van Wyk (4)

75

71

146

T26

Dan Sheehan (2)

73

74

147

T40

Hampus Wijkstrom (1)

76

75

151

T51

Brock Hoover (5)

75

79

154

67

Dawson Booth (6)

80

80

160

 

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