NEWS

NU Sports – Wildcats In Fourth After Day One of NCAA Regionals



ROUND ONE RESULTS (PDF) | ROUND TWO TEE TIMES (PDF)

UPPER ARLINGTON, Ohio —

In a high-scoring day at Ohio State Golf Club’s Scarlet Course, Northwestern played steady golf to sit in fourth place after 18 holes of competition.

LIVE SCORING VIA GOLFSTAT

In this three-day, top-five-advance event, the Wildcats are five strokes head of sixth-place Texas Tech.

Oklahoma State is in first place at 3-under at the par-71 golf course. As for individuals, Illinois’ Michael Feagles is in the lead, also at three strokes under par.

As a sign of their consistent play, Wildcats made 60 pars, only three shy of the leader Illinois (63). 

Northwestern was paced by sophomore Everton Hawkins and first-year Eric McIntosh.

Hawkins, who did not record a bogey until his 13th hole, finished with a 1-over 72 and is in a 13th-place tie. Three of his last four opening rounds have been at or better than 72.

McIntosh kept a clean front nine — while adding one birdie — and finished with a 1-over 72 in his first-ever postseason round. Relative to par, the 1-over performance was his best since carding a middle-round 69 in the season-opening OFCC/Fighting Illini Invitational.

Senior Sam Triplett logged the next-best round for NU, a 2-over 73. The Second Team All-Big Ten honoree’s round was his best-ever at an NCAA Regional event.

Senior Dylan Wu and junior Ryan Lumsden are both 4-over and tied for 30th place.

The Wildcats will tee off tomorrow morning at 7 a.m. CT in day two of the NCAA Regionals event and will be paired with Penn State and Texas Tech, who are in fifth and sixth, respectively. The order will be as follows: Ryan Lumsden (7 a.m.), Dylan Wu (7:11 a.m.), Sam Triplett (7:22 a.m.), Eric McIntosh (7:33 a.m.), and Everton Hawkins (7:44 a.m.).

Northwestern • 4/14 • 292-R2-R3=292 (+8)
T13 Everton Hawkins – 72-R2-R3=72 (+1)
T13 Eric McIntosh – 72-R2-R3=72 (+1)
T18 Sam Triplett – 73-R2-R3=73 (+2)
T30 Dylan Wu – 75-R2-R3=75 (+4)
T30 Ryan Lumsden – 75-R2-R3=75 (+4)

 

Be the first to know what’s going on with the ‘CatsFollow @NU_Sports on Twitter, become a fan of Northwestern Athletics on Facebook, check us out on Instagram, visit our Social Media page and download our mobile app from the Apple Store and Google Play! To get involved with the #B1GCats, become a season-ticket holder or join the Wildcat Fund!



Source link

قالب وردپرس

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *