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Men?s Golf Junior Varsity in Eighth Place at Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: November 01, 2005
Photo Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
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TUCSON, Ariz. ?- The University of Arizona men’s golf junior varsity team posted a two-round total of 586 Monday and stands in eighth at the Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate in Las Cruces, N.M.


Arizona carded totals of 291 (+3) and 295 (+7) over the 36 holes Monday and the squad’s 586 total (+10) put the team in eighth place.  The Wildcats are 13 strokes off the pace set by tournament-leaders Texas-Arlington and Idaho.  Xavier (575), Weber State (580) and the New Mexico State junior varsity (583) round out the top five places in the field of 16.


Junior Nathan Tyler was the leading Wildcat after the first day of action, carding a two-over 146 and standing in a tie for 27th place.  Teammates Brian Prouty and Ben Marsh each are tied for 34th place with three-over 147 totals.


Freshman Ben Fox is tied for 43rd place at 148 (+4), while junior Mark Lamb is tied for 58th place at 151 (+7).  Junior Brett Carter, who is competing as an individual, is tied for 43rd place at 148 (+4).


The 54-hole Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate concludes tomorrow at the NMSU Golf Club, a par-72, 7,074-yard layout.


Top Five Teams                                Top Five Individuals

1.       Texas-Arlington             573 (-3)           1.  Chris Gresh, Utah                                   72-67=139 (-5)

          Idaho                               573 (-3)                 Dylan Hill, Idaho                                      71-68=139 (-5)

3        Xavier                              575 (-1)           3.   Zack Reeves, Texas-Arlington             70-70=140 (-4)

4.       Weber State                  580 (+4)           4.   Tim Knight, Northern Colorado           72-69=141 (-3)

5.       New Mexico State JV   583 (+7)                 John Streibich, Xavier                            69-72=141 (-3)

                                                                                   Matt Edwards, New Mexico State JV   71-70=141 (-3)


                                                                            Arizona JV Finishers

                                                                            T27.  Nathan Tyler       71-75=146 (+2)

                                                                            T34.  Brian Prouty        73-74=147 (+3)

                                                                            T34.  Ben Marsh          74-73=147 (+3)

                                                                            T43.  Ben Fox               75-73=148 (+4)

                                                                            T43.  Brett Carter *      75-73=148 (+4)

                                                                            T58.  Mark Lamb         73-78=151 (+7)


                                                                             * Competed as an individual

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