Pioneers in eighth at State Farm Intercollegiate

Pioneers in eighth at State Farm Intercollegiate

TAZEWELL, Tenn. --- Tusculum University's Mark Healy posted rounds of 72 and 74 to shoot 146 and is tied for 12th place after day one action of the 2019 State Farm Intercollegiate. The two-day, 54-hole event is being held at Woodlake Golf Club and hosted by Lincoln Memorial University.

The Pioneers are in eighth place in the team competition after scores of 300 and 305 for a 36-hole total 605.­

Healy is in contention and is eight shots out of the lead held by LMU's Dan Bradbury who carded rounds of 70 and 68 for a six-under par 138. Newberry's Felipe Garces is second with 71-69=140 (-4), while the LMU duo of Harry Boyle (71-71) and Luke Harries (68-74) are tied for third with 142 (-2).

Host LMU has the lead after Monday rounds of 280 and 285 for an 11-under par total 565 and has a six-stroke lead over second place Newberry (286-285=571).

Queens University of Charlotte is third with 579, followed by Coker (586), LMU-B (587), Walters State (597), Catawba (597), Tusculum (605), Lenoir-Rhyne (606), LMU-C (614), Virginia-Wise (626) and Roane State Community College (657).

Healy recorded five birdies on the day including four in his opening round.

The Tusculum duo of Kyle Engelbert and Jeffery Perez are tied for 40th place with a nine-over par total 153.  Engelbert opened with a 76 in his opening 18 and followed with a 77.  Perez shot 78 and answered with a 75 in his afternoon round.  Noah Jones is tied for 43rd place with 75-79=154, while Bennett Noe is 49th with 77-79=156.

TU's Liam Sweeney and Marko Jokic are playing as individual competitors.  Sweeney is 47th individually with 78-77=155, while Jokic is 51st with 77-81=158.

The final round will be played on Tuesday on the par-72, 6,746-yard layout.

 

Team Results

Pl

Team

1st

2nd

TOT

1

Lincoln Memorial

280

285

565

2

Newberry

286

285

571

3

Queens University of Charlotte

285

294

579

4

Coker

294

292

586

5

Lincoln Memorial B

297

290

587

6

Walters State

310

287

597

 

Catawba

302

295

597

8

TUSCULUM

300

305

605

9

Lenoir-Rhyne

298

308

606

10

Lincoln Memorial C

297

317

614

11

Virginia-Wise

311

315

626

12

Roane State CC

332

325

657

 

Tusculum Individual Scores

Pl

Player

1st

2nd

TOT

T12

Mark Healy

72

74

146

T40

Kyle Engelbert

76

77

153

T40

Jeffery Perez

78

75

153

T43

Noah Jones

75

79

154

T47

Liam Sweeney*

78

77

155

49

Bennett Noe

77

79

156

T51

Marko Jokic*

77

81

158

* Individual Competitor