Cowboy Golf Continues Play in Tucson

March 15, 2014

TUCSON, Ariz. -

Second Round Results

The University of Wyoming men’s golf team sits in 14th place after two rounds at the Omni Tucson National Invitational Tournament at the Catalina Course.  The Cowboys carded a 314 (+26) team score on Saturday. Wyoming has a score of 618 (+42) with the final round set to be played Sunday.

“Every spring you have to get your work in,” Wyoming head coach Joe Jensen said. “Obviously we’re doing it at a premier tournament with highly ranked teams. There is still plenty of good golf that we are playing. We just have a few little things to work on.”

Senior Brent Baylon led the Pokes in round two with a four-over par, 76. He is tied for 65th overall at seven-over par, 151 after the first two rounds. Also carding a 76 (+4) on Saturday was Kamrin Allen, placing him tied for 75th. Allen has a score of 156 (+12) through two rounds. Senior Eddie Stewart is also tied for 75th with a 156 (+12) after a second-day score of 82 (+10).

Junior Cameron Lindell is currently tied for 79th with a two-round score of 159 (+15). Lindell shot an 80 (+8) in round two. Rounding out the Pokes is senior Eric Parish, who added an 83 (+11) on Saturday to bring his total to 159 (+15).

Playing as an individual, freshman Ryan Wallen also carded a team best second-round score of 76 (+4) and now has a 150 (+6) through two rounds.

California currently owns the team lead with its two-round total of 549 (-27). Trailing California by 16 shots for second place is SMU with 565 (-11). The individual leader is Michael Weaver of Cal with a two-day total of 137 (-2).

“Today’s round will be good for us in the long run,” Jensen said. “It will wake us up a little bit. We can’t beat this experience playing with these elite teams. It’s a great opportunity for us and our program to get invited and play with this field.”

The final round of the Omni Tucson National Invitational Tournament continues Sunday at 8 a.m. MT. Live results will be on .

Wyoming Results

T62. Ryan Wallen * 74-76=150 (+6)

T65. Brent Baylon: 75-76=151 (+7)

T75. Eddie Stewart: 74-82=156 (+12)

T75. Kamrin Allen: 80-76=156 (+12)

T79. Eric Parish: 76-83=159 (+15)

T79. Cameron Lindell: 79-80=159 (+15)

*Playing as individual