Men's Golf
Nevada 15th Heading Into Final Round of Alister MacKenzie Invitational


Brian Knoll leads Nevada after the first two rounds.

Brian Knoll leads Nevada after the first two rounds.

Oct. 15, 2012

FAIRFAX, Calif. – The Nevada men’s golf team is 15th after two rounds at the Alister MacKenzie Invitational Hosted by Cal at Par-71 6,718 yard Meadow Club.

Nevada is playing against six teams ranked in the top 50 in the nation, and this is the most challenging field of teams Nevada has played all season. The Wolf Pack shot a 293 in the first round and was 14th.  The Pack then shot a 290 in the second round.  Nevada sits at 15 over heading into the final round of play, three shots off of 14th-place University of Michigan.

Junior Brian Knoll leads the Pack with rounds of 71-72 and is tied for 38th with a score of 143.  His brother, sophomore Taylor Knoll, is one shot back with rounds of 69-75 and is tied for 46th with a score of 144.

Junior Ryan Mulvany and sophomore Gustavo Chuang are tied for 64th at 148, and sophomore Zak Griffiths is in 77th at 154.

Cal, ranked first in the country, leads the tournament with a 35-under 533 for the team, and individually junior Brandon Hagy with a 16-under 126.

The third and final round of the 54-hole tournament is slated for Tuesday.


 

 

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