April 18, 2005
Matthews helps keep Men's Golf in hunt at SAC ChampionshipsHICKORY, NC - Presbyterian College shot a opening day score of 586 to take a four stroke lead into tomorrow's final round of the 2005 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Men's Golf Championship held today at the 6,610-yard, par 72 Lake Hickory Country Club at Catawba Springs. Carson-Newman and Catawba are within striking distance. The Blue Hose shot an opening round 296 and followed up with a tournament-low round of 290 to pull ahead of Carson-Newman College who shot a two-round score of 590. Catawba College is third at 598 that included a second round score of 291. Tusculum College is fourth (603) followed by Wingate University (606), Newberry College (610), Lenoir-Rhyne College (614), and Mars Hill College (637). Individually, Carson-Newman's Tanner Davis leads the way with a two-round score of 140 after shooting rounds of 69 and 71 on the day. Three players are tied at 145 including Tusculum's Chris Wynne, Presbyterian's Hugh Morrison, and Catawba's Blair Matthews. The Eagles' Davis shot the low round in the morning session with a 69, but PC's Jimi Brindell finished the second round with a score of 68. The final round will take place Tuesday. SAC CHAMPIONSHIPS 1. Presbyterian 296-290=586 2. Carson-Newman 299-291=590 3. CATAWBA 301-297=598 4. Tusculum 302-301=603 5. Wingate 307-299=606 6. Newberry 306-304=610 7. Lenoir-Rhyne 311-303=614 8. Mars Hill 325-312=637 INDIVIDUAL LEADERS 1. Tanner Davis (CN) 69-71=140 2t. Chris Wynne (TC) 73-72=145 2t. Hugh Morrison (PC) 71-74=145 2t. Blair Matthews (CAT) 73-72=145 5. Wes Herlong (PC) 73-73=146 #####
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Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 1)
Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 2) W-2nd;M-4th
Track/Field @ JDL College Kickoff Classic
Basketball (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 43-60
Basketball (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 58-103
Basketball (W) vs. TUSCULUM 70-58
Basketball (M) vs. TUSCULUM 73-87
Basketball (W) vs. JC SMITH 51-52
Basketball (M) vs. ST. AUGUSTINE'S 76-73
Basketball (W) vs. ANDERSON 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. ANDERSON 4 p.m.
Swimming vs. QUEENS noon
Basketball (M) vs. WINGATE 11 a.m.
Basketball (W) vs. WINGATE 2 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Virginia Union 2 p.m.
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