WILMINGTON, N.C. – Craig Hornberger is tied for fifth individually and Campbell stands ninth on the team leaderboard after 36 holes Sunday of the Seahawk Intercollegiate men's golf tournament.
No.-11 Kent State (291-281—572) owns a 36-stroke lead over Richmond (306-302—608) in the 12-school field. Campbell is tied with South Alabama at 616, six shots in front of host UNCW (622).
Kent State teammates Josh Whalen (71-66—137) and Gisli Sveinbergsson (70-69—139) are 1-2 on the individual leader board. Only four players in the 74-golfer field enter Monday's final round in red numbers.
Playing as an individual, Hornberger followed an opening round 75 with a two-under 70 on the par-72, 7036-yard Country Club of Landfall Ocean & Marsh Course. He played the par-four holes at 2-over, tied for 3rd in the field, and made seven birdies on the day (T10th).
Fellow senior Gaston Bertinotti, who also is an individual competitor, enters the final round in a tie for eighth place at 3-over 147 (72-75). He made eight birdies Sunday to tie for 3rd in the event and was even on the par-3 layouts (T6th).
Sophomore Jesper Svensson (76-74—150) is tied for 16th, while freshman Max Theodorakis is tied for 30th (79-75—154). Sophomore Ray Kraivixien is 33rd (7-78—155), freshman Brett McLamb 45th (79-79—158) and junior Thomas La Morte 58th (83-78—161).
CC of Landfall (Ocean & Marsh Course) / Wilmington, N.C.
Par 72, 7036 Yards / Mar. 19-20, 2017
First Day Team Results: 1. Kent State 291-281—572, 2. Richmond 306-302—608, 3. Rhode Island 305-304—609, 4. North Carolina 300-312—612, T5. Cleveland State 308-305—613, T5. Davidson 305-308—613, 7. Army 309-305—614, 8. Rutgers 315-300—615, T9. Campbell 311-305—616, T9. South Alabama 315-301—616, 11. UNCW 320-302—622, 12. Akron 314-319—633.
First Day Individual Leaders: 1. Josh Whalen (Kent State) 71-66—137, 2. Gisli Sveinbergsson (Kent State) 70-69—139, T3. Keegan Hoff (Richmond) 73-69—142, T3. Toks Pedro (Rutgers) 73-69—142, T5. *Craig Hornberger (Campbell) 75-70—145.
*individual competitor; does not count in team score.
Other Campbell Individuals: T8. *Gaston Bertinotti 72-75—147, T16. Jesper Svensson 76-74—150, T30. Max Theodorakis 79-75—154, T33. Ray Kraivixien 77-78—155, T45. Brett McLamb 79-79—158, T58. Thomas La Morte 83-78—161.