Jesper Kennegard Tied For Las Vegas Lead With One Round Remaining
March 14, 2010
Jesper Kennegard is tied for first after two rounds of the of the Southern Highlands Collegiate Invitational with a 1-under 143. T.J. Vogel of USC and Kennegard share the lead.
ASU is tied for fifth as it is at 32-over 608 (305-303). ASU's 15-over 303 was the second-best round of the day at the Las Vegas area course, which is playing to par-72 and 7,510 yards.
Kennegard has finished tied for eighth in his past two tournaments (Battle at the Beach and the USC Collegiate Invitatonal) and entered the tournament with a 72.67 stroke average.
Host UNLV leads the tournament with a 17-over 593 (296-297). ASU is tied for fifth with Texas Tech in the highly competitive 15-team field. Top-ranked Oklahoma State is last currently at 47-over 623 (302-321).
Sun Devil Scott Pinckney is tied for 28th with a 10-over 154 (79-75), James Byrne is tied for 38th at 12-over 156 (81-75), as is Braxton Marquez (75-81). Knut Borsheim is at 19-over 163 (80-83 and tied for 71st)