Tulsa Golfers in 8th Place at John Hayt Collegiate
Feb. 25, 2013
Jacksonville, Florida - Tulsa junior Logan McCracken is in 12th place after two rounds at the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational, while the Tulsa men's golf team sits in 8th place in the 15-team field. The Hurricane carded a second round score of 297 for a 36-hole total of 589 at the par-72 Sawgrass Country Club.
Tulsa trails fourth-place, where there's a four-way tie, by just two strokes with its' 589 score. North Florida continues to lead the field with a 17-under par score of 559 after two days, 12 strokes better than second-place and 11th-ranked Duke (571). UCF (299) is in third place, while the four teams in a fourth-place logjam at 587 are 14th-ranked Arkansas, #33 North Texas, #7 Florida and #12 LSU, sitting ahead of the Hurricane.
McCracken carded his second straight day of even par 72 for a 144 total. He began the day with a birdie on the par-4 number one hole, but suffered a double bogey on the par-3 sixth. Birdie putts on the par-5 eighth and par-3 13th hole put McCracken at one-under par before closing out the round with a bogey to end the day with his second straight 72.
Matt Mabrey and Chris Worrell moved into 31st place tie after both golfers turned in rounds of 73 today for a 36-hole score of 148. Mabrey played even-par through the first nine holes on all pars, but bogeyed two holes and had one birdie on the back-nine. Worrell started out poorly, going three-over par on the first two holes, but rebounded with birdie putts on the par-5 eighth and 11th holes and par-3 12th hole. Worrell gave a shot back on the next hole with a bogey on the par-4 13th hole.
UNF senior Kevin Phelan continues to lead the tournament with a two-day score of 13-under par 131. He carded a second round score of five-under par 67 today to take a four-stroke lead in the individual race.
The 54-hole tournament concludes on Tuesday with the final 18 rounds.
Team Results 1. North Florida 276-283=559 2. Duke 282-289=571 3. UCF 286-299=585 T4. Arkansas 293-294=587 T4. North Texas 293-294=587 T4. Florida 292-295=587 T4. LSU 290-297=587 8. Tulsa 292-297=589 T9. Coastal Carolina291-300=591 T9. Jacksonville 295-296=591 T11. Tennessee 294-298=592 T11. UAB 292-300=592 13. Mercer 301-298=599 14. Mississippi 311-299=610 15. Furman 301-312=613
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