December 24

Men’s Golf In Seventh After First Two Rounds At MVC Championship

first_img SUNRISE BEACH, Mo. – The Drake University men’s golf team finished the first two rounds of the Missouri Valley Conference Championship in seventh place Monday at The Club at Porto Clima.The Bulldogs carded a round of 306 in the morning followed by 309 in the afternoon for a total of 615. Illinois State owns a 1-stroke lead in first place at 285-292 – 577 followed by SIU at 291-287 – 578.Three Bulldogs are in the top 25 of the individual leaderboard with Tommi Avant leading the way at 74-79 – 153 in 20th place. Lucas Scherf and Shayne Patel are tied for 21st at 174. Scherf wend 76-78 while Patel carded a 79-75 on the 7,060-yard, par-72 course.Illinois State’s David Rauer leads the field at 141 after an impressive opening round of 66.The final round of the MVC Championship is scheduled to tee off Tuesday at 8 a.m.Team Standings1. Illinois State, 285-292 – 577 (+1)  2. Southern Illinois, 291-287 – 578 (+2)  3. Missouri State, 299-292 – 591 (+15)  4. Bradley University, 302-301 – 603 (+27)  5. Valparaiso Univ., 303-302 – 605 (+29)  6. Loyola U.- Chicago, 306-301 – 607 (+31)  7. Drake, 306-309 – 615 (+39)  8. Northern Iowa, 305-312 – 617 (+41)  9. Evansville, 319-306 – 625 (+49) 7. Drake, 306-309 – 61520. Tommi Avant , 74-79 – 153T21. Lucas Scherf, 76 -78 – 154T21. Shayne Patel, 79-75 – 154T39. Tim Lim, 82-77 – 15941. Chase Wicklund, 77-83 – 160 Print Friendly Version Day 1 Results Story Linkslast_img read more