@UHCougarMGolf
Cougars Move to Second at Valspar

March 20, 2017

Facebook    Twitter    Instagram

Live Scoring | Second-Round Results
Final-Round Pairings | Schedule

Team Rounds Score
123 F
1.  #10 Wake Forest 291 280   571 +3
2.  #49 Houston 295 285   580 +12
t3.  #3 Oklahoma State 302 280   582 +14
t3.  #27 Georgia Tech 301 281   582 +14
5.  #14 Texas A&M 288 295   583 +15
t6.  #12 LSU 297 288   585 +17
t6.  North Texas 292 293   585 +17
8.  #33 South Carolina 300 287   587 +19
9.  #18 Texas 295 293   588 +20
10.  #30 Florida State 303 287   590 +22
11.  Minnesota 304 288   592 +24
12.  #23 Arkansas 303 291   594 +26
13.  USF 300 296   596 +28
14.  Memphis 308 300   608 +40

HOUSTON LEADERS
123 F
t8.  Papito Gonzalez 69 74   143 +1
t11.  Michael Perras 75 69   144 +2
t26.  Matt Williams 76 71   147 +5
t33.  Pryce Beshoory 75 73   148 +6
t53.  Zach Tracy 80 72   152 +10
t53.  Matt Scobie (Ind.) 80 72   152 +10
t65.  Logan Davis (Ind.) 80 77   157 +15
t65.  Tony Gil (Ind.) 81 76   157 +15
76.  Carson Cavner (Ind.) 88 75   163 +21

OVERALL LEADERS
123 F
t1.  Thomas Rosenmueller
 North Texas
69 71   140 -2
t1.  Eric Bae
 Wake Forest
73 67   140 -2
t3.  #32 Kristoffer Ventura
 Oklahoma State
70 71   141 -1
t3.  #80 Scott Stevens
 South Carolina
71 70   141 -1
t5.  #10 Will Zalatoris
 Wake Forest
70 72   142 E
t5.  Riley Johnson
 Minnesota
72 70   142 E
t5.  Tyler Stafaci
 Georgia Tech
73 69   142 E

PALM CITY, Fla. – The University of Houston Men’s Golf program moved to second place at the Valspar Collegiate Invitational following Second Round play Monday at Floridian National Golf Club.

The Cougars, who stand at No. 49 in the latest Golfstat national rankings, posted a team score of 285 Monday for a 36-hole total of 580. No. 10 Wake Forest maintained its lead with a score of 571 with No. 3 Oklahoma State (582), No. 27 Georgia Tech (582) and No. 14 Texas A&M (583) rounding out the top-five leaders.

Individually, junior Michael Perras posted the team’s low score of the day with a 69 on the 7,114-yard, par-71 course and was tied for 11th at 144. Fellow junior Papito Gonzalez was tied for eighth at 143 following Monday’s play.

Starting his day on No. 1, Perras sank consecutive birdies on Nos. 2-3 and moved to 3-under through six holes with another birdie on No. 6.

The Deer Park, Texas, native opened his back nine with a bogey but rallied with his fourth and final birdie of the day on the 539-yard, par-5 15th hole.

Gonzalez drained five birdies in his Second Round, including three straight on Nos. 12-14 to maintain his place among the top-10 individual leaders.

Junior Matt Williams fired an even-par 71 Monday and was tied for 26th at 147, while freshman Pryce Beshoory was tied for 33rd at 148. Redshirt freshman Zach Tracy was tied for 53rd at 152.

Competing as individuals, senior Matt Scobie tied for 53rd at 162, while sophomore Logan Davis and freshman Tony Gil were tied for 65th at 157. Sophomore Carson Cavner stood in 77th at 163.

North Texas’ Thomas Rosenumeller and Eric Bae of Wake Forest held the individual lead at 140, while Oklahoma State’s Kristoffer Ventura and Scott Stevens of South Carolina were tied for third at 141. Will Zalatoris (Wake Forest), Riley Johnson (Minnesota) and Tyler Strafaci (Georgia Tech) were tied for fifth at 142.


LIVE SCORING
The tournament wraps up at 7 a.m. (CDT) Tuesday with a split-tee start.


Fans can follow live scoring from the Valspar Collegiate Invitational by visiting Golfstat.com and following the appropriate links or by clicking here.


FINAL ROUND PAIRINGS
For Tuesday’s Final Round, the Cougars will compete in groups with Wake Forest and Oklahoma State off No. 1, beginning at 7:45 a.m. (CDT) Tuesday.


Tracy begins the day at 7:45 a.m. (CDT) Tuesday, with Beshoory (7:54 a.m. CDT), Williams (8:03 a.m. CDT), Perras (8:12 a.m. CDT) and Gonzalez (8:21 a.m. CDT) following.

Davis and Cavner begin at 8:30 a.m. (CDT) Tuesday, off No. 1 to start the individuals with Scobie (8:48 a.m. CDT) and Gil (8:57 a.m. CDT) following on No. 10.


UP NEXT
Following the Valspar Collegiate Invitational, the Cougars compete at The Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate on March 25-28, at Bulls Bay Golf Club in Charleston, S.C.


From there, the team closes out the regular season at the 3M Augusta Hills Invitational, hosted by Augusta at Forest Hill Country Club on April 1-2.


STAY CONNECTED
Fans can receive updates by following @UHCougarGolf on Twitter and catch up with the latest news and notes on the team by clicking LIKE on the team's Facebook page at HoustonCougarGolf.


 

 

Watch Houston Video
10/01/17
vs The Jackrabbit
Valentine, Neb. (Prairie Club)
All Day
10/02/17
vs The Jackrabbit
Valentine, Neb. (Prairie Club)
All Day
10/03/17
vs The Jackrabbit
Valentine, Neb. (Prairie Club)
All Day
10/09/17
Bayou City Collegiate Classic
Pearland, Texas (Golfcrest Country Club)
All Day
10/10/17
Bayou City Collegiate Classic
Pearland, Texas (Golfcrest Country Club)
All Day
10/23/17
vs Royal Oaks Intercollegiate
Dallas, Texas (Royal Oaks Country Club)
All Day
10/24/17
vs Royal Oaks Intercollegiate
Dallas, Texas (Royal Oaks Country Club)
All Day
11/03/17
at Kaanapali Collegiate Classic
Lahaina, Maui, Hawai'i (Ka'anapali Golf Course)
All Day
11/04/17
at Kaanapali Collegiate Classic
Lahaina, Maui, Hawai'i (Ka'anapali Golf Course)
All Day
11/05/17
at Kaanapali Collegiate Classic
Lahaina, Maui, Hawai'i (Ka'anapali Golf Course)
All Day
02/16/18
All-American Intercollegiate
Humble, Texas (Golf Club of Houston)
All Day
02/17/18
All-American Intercollegiate
Humble, Texas (Golf Club of Houston)
All Day
02/18/18
All-American Intercollegiate
Humble, Texas (Golf Club of Houston)
All Day
03/04/18
vs Querencia Cabo Collegiate
Cabo del San Jose, Mexico (Querencia Golf Club)
All Day
03/05/18
vs Querencia Cabo Collegiate
Cabo del San Jose Mexico (Querencia Golf Club)
All Day
03/06/18
vs Querencia Cabo Collegiate
Cabo del San Jose Mexico (Querencia Golf Club)
All Day
03/09/18
vs Border Olympics
Laredo, Texas (Laredo Country Club)
All Day
03/10/18
vs Border Olympics
Laredo, Texas (Laredo Country Club)
All Day
03/18/18
vs Valspar Collegiate Championships
Palm City, Fla. (Floridian National Golf Club)
All Day
03/19/18
vs Valspar Collegiate Championships
Palm City, Fla. (Floridian National Golf Club)
All Day
03/20/18
vs Valspar Collegiate Championships
Palm City, Fla. (Floridian National Golf Club)
All Day
04/01/18
at 3M Augusta Invitational
Augusta, Ga. (Forest Hills Golf Club)
All Day
04/02/18
at 3M Augusta Invitational
Augusta, Ga. (Forest Hills Golf Club)
All Day
04/07/18
at Aggie Invitational
Bryan, Texas (Traditions Club)
All Day
04/08/18
at Aggie Invitational
Bryan, Texas (Traditions Club)
All Day
04/22/18
vs The American Championships
Palm Harbor, Fla. (Copperhead Course - Innisbrook Golf Club)
All Day
04/23/18
vs The American Championships
Palm Harbor, Fla. (Copperhead Course - Innisbrook Golf Club)
All Day
04/24/18
vs The American Championships
Palm Harbor, Fla. (Copperhead Course - Innisbrook Golf Club)
All Day
05/14/18
vs NCAA Regional
TBD
All Day
05/15/18
vs NCAA Regional
TBD
All Day
05/16/18
vs NCAA Regional
TBD
All Day

#GoCoogs

#HTownTakeover


Twitter

  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago


Instagram