TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Seminoles.com) – Through two rounds of play at the Querencia Cabo Collegiate, the Florida State Men’s Golf team is tied for eighth at 12-over (288-292). FSU shot an 8-over 292 in the second round on Monday afternoon.
Senior Josh Lee was able to produce one of his best rounds of the 2016-17 year, shooting a 1-under 70 in the second round. Lee is tied for 29th overall at 2-over. He closed his round with two birdies in his final four holes, totaling four birdies on the day.
Freshman Greyson Porter also recorded a good round, shooting a 2-over 73 to leave him at 2-over and also tied for 29th. The Clearwater, Fla., native began the round in rough fashion, triple-bogeying his first hole followed by another bogey on a par 5. But the freshman bounced back with five birdies, which included three in four holes on the back nine, to turn his score around.
Redshirt freshman Jonathan Keppler shot 2-over on Monday and is tied for 35th at 3-over for the tournament. The Marietta, Ga., native ended his round strong with a birdie on the sixth hole, a par-4, 439-yard setup.
Redshirt junior Harry Ellis had a 5-over 76 on Monday and is tied for 42nd at 5-over. Freshman Jake Carter shot 6-over and is also 5-over for the tournament.
Oklahoma State (16) leads by three strokes over Texas (-13), followed by Baylor (-4), Washington (even), Wake Forest (+4), Vanderbilt (+6) and Duke (+7) in seventh. FSU is tied with Houston for eighth.
A shot-gun start will begin the final round on Tuesday morning, beginning at 10 a.m. EST/8 a.m. MST.
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