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Razorback Golfers Tied for 14th after 36 Holes of Hall of Fame Invitational

BY ANDRES FOCIL
Razorback Golfers Tied for 14th after 36 Holes of Hall of Fame Invitational

HUMBLE, Texas – The Arkansas men’s golf team finished the second round of the Hall of Fame Invitational in 14th place at the Redstone Golf Course on Saturday with a two-round team score of 622.

Oklahoma State took over the tournament lead on Saturday with a 4-over-par round of 292 on the heels of a 294 in the first round. The second-ranked Cowboys (+10, 586) are seven shots ahead of second place team East Tennessee State and Texas (+17, 593). Oklahoma is in fourth place at 23-over-par 599.

The Hogs shot a 25-over-par round of 313 on Saturday after a 309 in the opening round on Friday. Eric Shriver fired an 8-over-par 80 to drop from a tie for third to a tie for 29th after 36 holes.

Oklahoma’s Anthony Kim leads the tournament at 8-under after a 3-under-par 69 in Saturday’s second round. Jhonatton Vegas from Texas holds onto the second place spot, tied with Jonathon Moore of Oklahoma State. Vegas shot a round of 73 while Moore carded a 70. Both golfers are sitting at even after the first two rounds of play.

Junior Matt Bortis fired the best round of the day for Arkansas with a 5-over-par 77. Bortis sits at 11-over par after two days of play. Bortis drops two spots and finishes the day in a tie for 44th.

Sophomore Scotty Campbell and freshman Jordan Payne carded identical 78’s on Saturday. They are 14-over-par for the tournament and tied for 61st place.

Junior Beau Glover fell off the pace in the second round with a 14-over-par round of 86. He is in 89th place after 36 holes of play.

Senior Josh Farrell, playing as an individual for the Razorbacks, finished with a 5-over-par 77 in the second round. He moves into a tie for 49th place after finishing tied for 89th on the first day of play.

The Razorbacks finish tournament play at 7:30 a.m. on Sunday morning.

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Sports Category : Golf (M)