Air Force Wraps Up Day Two at MWC Championship
May 7, 2010
TUCSON, Ariz. -
With just one round remaining, the Air Force golf team sits in sixth place at the 2010 Mountain West Conference Championship, being held at the par-71, 7,144-yard Catalina Course at OMNI Tucson National. The Falcons, who fired a 292 on Friday, are currently four strokes ahead of seventh-place New Mexico at 596.
Sophomore Robert Belz (San Antonio, Texas), who fired a 69 on Friday, leads Air Force after two rounds, tying for 17th place at 145 (+3). Senior Tom Whitney (La Quinta, Calif.) turned in an even-par 71 in the second round and is currently tied for 23rd place at 147 (+5), while freshman Andrew Hoops (Highland, Calif.) sits two strokes behind in a tie for 26th place.
Colorado State remains in first place in the team standings with a two-round score of 557 (-11). Meanwhile, the Rams’ Ryan Peterson, who fired a 6-under-par 69 on Friday, sits atop the individual leaderboard at 135 (-7).
The 2010 Mountain West Conference Championship will conclude tomorrow with tee times beginning at 7:00 a.m. (PT).
Day Two Results
6 Air Force 304-292 596
T17 Robert Belz 76-69 145
T23 Tom Whitney 76-71 147
T26 Andrew Hoops 74-75 149
T39 Caleb Leestma 78-77 155
44 Kyle Bailey 78-82 160