Lions in a Tie for Ninth
Men's golf posts two-round 806 to sit tied with Sacramento State heading into Tuesday's final round.
Sept. 24, 2012
SEASIDE, Calif. -- LMU men's golf posted a second round 298 to move up in the standings after the first day of the 2012 Saint Mary's Invitational at Seaside, Calif. The Lions sit in a tie for ninth with Sacramento State heading into Tuesday's final round.
Junior Tyler Torano made the biggest jump in the standings thanks to his second round 69. He is in a tie for ninth with a two-round 144. He opened with a 75 in the first round at the Bayonet and Blackhorse Golf Courses.
Two strokes behind Torano is senior Eduardo Chavez, who is in a tie for 15th after a pair of one-over rounds (73). He enters the final round with a 146.
As a team the Lions posted a two-round 606 are a stoke ahead of Kansas State, who is 11th with an 607. UC Irvine is eighth with an 600 while host Saint Mary's leads the field with a 575.
The final round begins at 8 a.m., Tuesday.