April 9, 2012
Kyle Westmoreland, the Air Force men's golf team is tied for ninth place following the first two rounds of the 2012 Cowboy Classic, hosted by the University of Wyoming, in Scottsdale, Ariz. The Falcons shot a one-over par 281 in the first round, followed by an even-par 280 in the second round on the par-70, 7,133-yard Talking Stick North Golf Course.
Westmoreland shot his three-under par 67 in the second round, equalling his 67 in the first round of the Brickyard Collegiate Championship on Oct. 8, 2011. He shot a one-under par 69 in the first round and sits in a tie for eighth place with a four-under par total of 136.
Junior Andrew Hoops is tied for 44th place after shooting a career-best 68 in the first round, followed by a 73 in the second round for a one-over par total of 141. Seniors Robert Belz (73, 69) and Caleb Leestma (71, 71) follow and are tied for 51st at 142, while sophomore Philip Colwell, playing as an individual, is tied for 87th with a total of 146. Freshman Blake Edwards rounds out the squad with a 149 and is tied for 87th.
Monday's final round will begin at 7:30 a.m. (PT).