Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
Wolf Pack R1
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: October 08, 2007
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TUCSON, Ariz. ?C The University of Arizona menˇ?s golf team carded an 11-under-par 565 Monday and stands in first place at the Wolf Pack Classic in Reno, Nev.

With four golfers at par or better, Arizona posted rounds of 281 (-7) and 284 (-4) en route to a two-round total of 565 (-11). The UA lineup tallied six under par rounds in the 36 holes played Monday, which helped the Wildcats build a four-stroke lead in the field of 19 teams. Iowa State (569), Kansas State (578), Utah (578) and New Mexico State (580) rounded out the top-five places.

A pair of Wildcats, freshman Tarquin MacManus and junior Tyler Neal, are tied for second place individually after both posted identical scores of 69 and 71 to stand at four-under 140. The opening-round 69s were the career low rounds for both players, while the four-under 140 tally is the low 36-hole tally for Neal.

Freshman Andrew Kelly and senior Trey Denton are tied for 13th place at one-under 143. Kelly shot rounds of 74 and 69, while Denton posted rounds of 70 and 73. Senior Creighton Honeck is tied for 36th place at three-over 147.

The Wolf Pack Classic is being contested at Wolf Run Golf Club, a par 72, 7,100-yard layout. The event concludes tomorrow.

Top-Five Teams

1. ARIZONA 565 (-11)

2. Iowa State 569 (-7)

3. Kansas State 578 (+2)

Utah 578 (+2)

5. New Mexico State 580 (+4)

Top-Five Individuals

1. Joe Cermak, Iowa State 68-71=139 (-5)

2. Tarquin MacManus, Arizona 69-71=140 (-4)

Tyler Neal, Arizona 69-71=140 (-4)

Jarred Texter, UNLV 70-71-70=211 (-2)

5. Five tied at 141 (-3)

Arizona Finishers

T2. Tarquin MacManus 69-71=140 (-4)

T2. Tyler Neal 69-71=140 (-4)

T13. Andrew Kelly 74-69=143 (-1)

T13. Trey Denton 70-73=143 (-1)

T36. Creighton Honeck 73-74=147 (+3)

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