Sooners grab lead in Oak Hills Invitational

NORMAN, Okla. — After two rounds at the 15-team UTSA/Oak Hills Invitational, the 12th-ranked University of Oklahoma men’s golf team holds the lead with a 579 (+11). The two-day, 54-hole tournament is being played at the 6,765-yard, par-71 Oak Hills Country Club in San Antonio, Texas.

Entering the final round, OU holds a one-stroke advantage over second-place and 28th-ranked Baylor. North Texas, Louisiana and East Carolina round out the top five with scores of 589 (+21), 594 (+26) and 600 (+32), respectively.

The Sooners finished the first round in third place with a 294 (+10), one stroke behind second-place North Texas and seven strokes off leader Baylor before shooting a 1-over-par 285 later in the day.

Leading the Sooners is senior Michael Schoolcraft, who carded a two-round 140 (-3) and is tied for first place with Baylor’s Kyle Jones. Through the first 18 holes, Schoolcraft sat at even par before adding a season-low 68 (-3). Schoolcraft pocketed five birdies in the second round.

Three strokes behind Schoolcraft is junior Michael Gellerman with a 1-over 143, good for fourth place. Gellerman posted scores of 73 (+2) and 70 (-1) in the rounds and carded seven birdies.

Charlie Saxon recorded a 76 (+5) and 73 (+2) to finish the day in a tie for 13th place with a two-round 149 (+5), while senior Eduardo Castiello is tied for 22nd place with a 7-over 149.

Freshman Max McGreevy struggled in the first round, recording a 12-over 83 before scoring a 75 (+4) for the second 18 holes. Currently, he shares 73rd place.

Playing as an individual, sophomore Beau Titsworth is tied for fifth place after shooting a 2-over 144. Freshman Emilio Maurer is also participating in the tournament as an individual. He shot a 155 (+13) to finish the 36 holes in a tie for 54th place.

The final round of the UTSA/Oak Hills Invitational is slated for Tuesday, with tee times starting at 9:30 a.m. CT. Live stats (updated every three holes) will be available at GolfStat.com.

1    Oklahoma    294    285    579
T1    Michael Schoolcraft (2)    71    69    140
4    Michael Gellerman (1)    73    70    143
T13    Charlie Saxon (5)    76    71    147
T22    Eduardo Castiello (4)    74    75    149
T73    Max McGreevy (3)    83    75    158

2    Baylor    287    293    580
T1    Kyle Jones (1)    69    71    140
T9    Jerry Ruiz (2)    70    76    146
T13    Niclas Mansson (4)    73    74    147
T20    Filippo Zucchetti (3)    75    73    148
T48    Mikkel Bjerch-Andresen (5)    79    75    154

3    North Texas    293    296    589
3    Jason Roets (1)    69    73    142
T5    Andrew Hudson (3)    72    72    144
T37    Juan Munoz (5)    80    72    152
T61    Gonzalo Rubio (2)    75    81    156
T61    Julien Marot (4)    77    79    156

4    Louisiana    299    295    594
T9    Fernando Cruz Valle (5)    74    72    146
T13    Haraldur Magnus (4)    72    75    147
T20    Thomas Strandemo (2)    73    75    148
T41    Chris Verrougstraete (1)    80    73    153
T73    Ross Davis (3)    81    77    158

5    East Carolina    310    290    600
8    Eric Brady (1)    74    71    145
T13    Wesley Conover (3)    75    72    147
T48    George Kilgore (5)    78    76    154
T69    Al Dickens (4)    83    74    157
79    Ryan Eibner (2)    89    73    162

6    UTSA    301    300    601
T13    J.J. Lindsey (4)    72    75    147
T22    Garrison Lackey (5)    75    74    149
T37    Bryce Alley (1)    79    73    152
T41    Ryan Werre (2)    75    78    153
T69    Brett Hogan (3)    79    78    157

7    Tulsa    312    290    602
T22    Logan McCracken (1)    76    73    149
T31    Colton Staggs (3)    77    74    151
T37    Matt Mabrey (2)    80    72    152
T41    Mark Mumford (4)    82    71    153
T69    Matthew Marquez (5)    79    78    157

8    Wichita State    304    299    603
T13    Chandler Rusk (3)    72    75    147
T22    Louis Cohen Boyer (2)    75    74    149
T48    Alec Heinen (5)    79    75    154
T54    Calvin Pearson (1)    78    77    155
T54    Shayne Allan (4)    80    75    155

T9    Kansas State    304    300    604
T22    Daniel Wood (1)    75    74    149
T22    Kyle Weldon (3)    76    73    149
T41    Alex Carney (2)    76    77    153
T61    David Klaudt (4)    77    79    156
T61    Seth Smith (5)    80    76    156

T9    Sam Houston State    310    294    604
T5    Zach Cabra (5)    76    68    144
T31    Logan Boatner (2)    74    77    151
T48    Albert Miner (1)    81    73    154
T54    Klein Klotz (3)    79    76    155
T81    Kyle Hodges (4)    82    82    164

11    Louisiana Tech    306    299    605
T9    Victor Lange (2)    75    71    146
T41    Chuck Spears (5)    77    76    153
T48    Jack Lempke (4)    80    74    154
T54    Travis Wilmore (1)    77    78    155
T76    Ben Robinson (3)    77    82    159

12    Southeastern Louisiana    297    311    608
T31    Christopher Carstensen (2)    76    75    151
T31    Baptiste Courtachon (4)    74    77    151
T37    Lawrence Allan (3)    73    79    152
T61    Grady Brame (1)    76    80    156
T61    Gustavo Leon (5)    74    82    156

13    Texas State    313    297    610
T31    Tyler Thomas (4)    76    75    151
T48    Stuart Smallwood (3)    83    71    154
T54    Torbjorn Johansen (1)    81    74    155
T54    Juan Diego Plasencia (5)    77    78    155
T61    Juan C. Rodriguez (2)    79    77    156

14    Texas El Paso    306    306    612
T9    Martin Simonsen (1)    70    76    146
T29    Roberto Ruiz (3)    76    74    150
T69    Jacob Loya (4)    83    74    157
78    Jere Pelletier (2)    79    82    161
T81    Jose Manuel Romero (5)    81    83    164

15    Houston Baptist    312    308    620
T29    Preston Stanley (1)    78    72    150
T61    Trey Cassity (3)    80    76    156
T73    Brandon Wilhide (2)    76    82    158
T76    Val Almendarez (5)    78    81    159
83    Isaiah Huerta (4)    86    79    165
 
Individuals
Pos.    Player (Team)    Rd 1    Rd 2    Total
T5    Beau Titsworth (Oklahoma)    73    71    144
T13    Andreas Gjesteby (Baylor)    75    72    147
T22    Richard Broadhurst (North Texas)    75    74    149
T31    Reed Stegall (UTSA)    71    80    151
T41    Paul Obermann (Southeastern Louisiana)    75    78    153
T41    Kyle Francis (UTSA)    76    77    153
T54    Emilio Maurer (Oklahoma)    76    79    155
80    Justin Newby (Texas State)    82    81    163
84    Frederik Dreier (Texas El Paso)    84    85    169

 

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