Troy Fifth After Fall Preview Second Round
Sept. 29, 2008
Senior Tom Glissmeyer continued his hot start to the season and sophomore Tim Sluiter also broke par to lead the No. 2 USC men's golf team on the second day of the highly competitive 2008 Ping/Golfweek Preview at the Inverness C.C. in Toledo, Ohio, on Monday (Sept. 29).
USC, playing in its first event of the 2008-2009 season, is in fifth at 9-over 577 (286-291). Oklahoma State (559) leads the pack and is followed by Tennessee (567), Georgia (575), Clemson (575) and USC.
Glissmeyer is in sixth at 3-under 139 (70-69) after a 2-under second round that included seven birdies. Sluiter moved up into a tie for 28th at 4-over 146 (76-70) after a 1-under round that featured five birdies.
Junior Jamie Lovemark, the first-round leader, is tied for ninth at even 142 (66-76). Senior Ryan Linton is tied for 42nd at 8-over 150 (74-76) while sophomore Bo DeHuff is tied for 69th at 15-over 157 (76-81).
USC is trying to extend a streak of finishing in the top four in 11 consecutive tournaments. Troy has also finished in the top 3 in five straight events, a streak that includes three team titles.
Play concludes Tuesday.