Cards lead at midway point of Wolpack Spring Open
April 16, 2011
RALEIGH, N. Car. - Xavier Feyaerts and M.J. Daffue each opened with 1-under par 70s on Saturday at the Wolfpack Spring Open to help the Lamar University men's golf team to first place at the midway point of the 36-hole tournament.
The Cardinals shot a team score of 290 (+6) on the par-71, 7,358-yard Lonnie Poole Golf Course , and lead Richmond University by one stroke in the 12-team tournament. The tournament, which is hosted by North Carolina State, will conclude on Sunday with the final 18 holes.
Feyaerts was 4-under through 11 holes, but finished with three bogeys over the final seven to finish with his 70. Daffue's scorecard was more up-and-down as the junior finished with five birdies, four bogeys, a double bogey, an eagle and seven pars.
Sam Beach of Richmond leads the field of 67 golfers after carding a 2-under 69.
Francis Marion shot a team score of 302 (+18) and stands in third place, 12 strokes behind Lamar. North Carolina and Binghamton are tied for fourth at 303, while Louisiana-Monroe stands in sixth with a 305. NC State, Longwood University and Old Dominion are tied for seventh at 306.