MONDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2014
McKinnon's 69 Highlights Day Two For JU at Hayt Invitational
Brett McKinnon (Photo by Skip Tapp)
Brett McKinnon (Photo by Skip Tapp)
PONTE VEDRA, Fla. - Led by a -3, 69 from Brett McKinnon, Jacksonville University men’s golf posted 292 in the second round of the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational on Monday at the Sawgrass Country Club in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.

The Dolphins team score bested six other teams in the field for the round, including city rival North Florida. Round one was halted mid-way through on Sunday then completed on Monday morning before the field begin play in round two. McKinnon closed the rain delayed round one with a +3 75, but came out strong in the afternoon posting five birdies against two bogeys for his 69. The -3 round gained him 18 spots on the leaderboard into a tie for 18th.

Connor Salanger added to the +4 team score for round two with an even par 72.

The 15-team tournament features nine team ranked in top 70 teams according to the latest Golfweek.com rankings, including No. 2 Oklahoma State, No. 6 Central Florida, and No. 13 UAB.

Final round action begins at 8:00 a.m. on Tuesday. Jacksonville will be paired with Furman and UNC Wilmington.

Live scoring will be available on Golfstat.com.


Through 36 holes:

15 Jacksonville 313 292 605
T18 Brett McKinnon (2) 75 69 144
T57 Colin Monagle (1) 77 75 152
T57 Connor Salanger (4) 80 72 152
T75 Prem Samritpricha (3) 81 76 157
84 Nick Torrance (5) 88 76 164
Course:Sawgrass Country Club:      Par 72 - 6966 Yards
current
position
team scoring rounds total
score
to par thru today 1 2
1
2 Oklahoma State
-13 F   -7 282 281 563
2
6 UCF
-10 F   -9 287 279 566
3
13 UAB
-6 F   -8 290 280 570
4
  North Texas
+1 F   -10 299 278 577
5
  GRU Augusta
+6 F   -2 296 286 582
6
  North Florida
+7 F   +5 290 293 583
7
  Tulsa
+10 F  E 298 288 586
T8
  Coastal Carolina
+11 F   +6 293 294 587
T8
  Louisville
+11 F   +2 297 290 587
10
  Troy
+14 F   +2 300 290 590
11
47 Tennessee
+17 F   +5 300 293 593
12
27 Liberty
+19 F   +10 297 298 595
T13
  UNCW
+27 F   +6 309 294 603
T13
  Furman
+27 F   +15 300 303 603
15
  Jacksonville
+29 F   +4 313 292 605