Men's Golf

    Indiana One Shot Off The Lead After Two Rounds of Mission Inn Spring Spectacular

    Go Hoosiers! Michael McGee's second round 68 put him in a tie for first place
    Go Hoosiers!
    Michael McGee's second round 68 put him in a tie for first place
    Go Hoosiers!

    March 16, 2013

    HOWEY-IN-THE-HILLS, Fla. - The Indiana men's golf team (No. 62 Golfstat/No. 56 Golfweek) sits in second place after the first two rounds of the Mission Inn Spring Spectacular, shooting a two-round team score of 578 (292-286, +2). Michael McGee led the Indiana charge with rounds of 73 and 68 (141), putting him in a tie for first place individually at 3-under par for the tournament, which is being held at Las Colinas Golf Course at the Mission Inn Resort.

    In addition to McGee, Brant Peaper also had a strong day on the links and is tied for sixth place individually with a pair of rounds at even-par 72 (144). Another senior, Corey Ziedonis, made it three players inside the top 15 after he shot rounds of 70 and 75 to tie for 12th place at 145 and was 5-under on the par 5 holes on the day.

    David Mills posted rounds of 77 and 71 to tie for 20th place with a overall score of 148 and Hugo Menendez rounded out the lineup with a total score of 155 (78-77).

    The team score for Indiana of 578 leaves them just one stroke behind Big Ten rival Purdue for first place in the tournament and seven strokes ahead of two teams tied for third place.

    Indiana also had three players competing as individuals in the tournament and they were led by John Beringer, who posted rounds of 75 and 74 to tie for 24th place. Sean Stone started off strong with a first round score of 72 but struggled to a 84 in round two to sit in a tie for 67th. Max Kollin logged rounds of 78 and 79 and is tied for 73rd.

     

     

    The final round will be played on Sunday

    INDIANA INDIVIDUAL SCORES
    T1) Michael McGee 141 (73-68, -3)
    T6) Brant Peaper 144 (72-72, E)
    T12) Corey Ziedonis 145 (70-75, +1)
    T20) David Mills 148 (77-71, +4)
    T61) Hugo Menendez 155 (78-77, +11)

    T24) John Beringer 149 (75-74, +5)*
    T67) Sean Stone 156 (72-84, +12)*
    T73) Max Kollin 157 (78-79, +13)*
    * - playing as individual, score does not count toward team score

    TEAM SCORES
    1) Purdue 577 (288-289, +1)
    2) Indiana 578 (292-286, +2)
    T3) Florida Atlantic 585 (299-286, +9)
    T3) Georgia State 585 (291-294, +9)
    5) Virginia Tech 587 (294-293, +11)
    6) Old Dominion 592 (295-297, +16)
    7) Appalachian State 594 (301-293, +18)
    8) Murray State 598 (302-296, +22)
    9) Hartford 609 (304-305, +33)
    10) Towson 611 (305-306, +35)
    T11) Morehead State 612 (305-307, +36)
    T11) Marquette 612 (310-302, +36)
    13) George Mason 616 (305-311, +40)
    14) Western Illinois 619 (313-306, +43)
    15) Northern Illinois 620 (311-309, +44)
    16) Connecticut 623 (307-316, +47)
    17) Stetson 624 (320-304, +48)
    18) Rutgers 634 (313-321, +58)


       

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