UH Golf Team Moves into Fourth Place at Carpet Capital Classic






    DALTON, GA (Oct. 2)-- The University of Houston golf team shot four-over par 292 to move from sixth into fourth place after two full rounds of play at the Carpet Capitol Classic Tournament Saturday afternoon in Dalton, Georgia. The Cougars (581, +5) are now 15 shots behind tournament leader Georgia Tech (567, -9) heading into Sundays final round at The Farm course.

    Houston was paced by senior Chris Morris three-under par 69, the fourth-best individual round of the day at the 6,906-yard par 72 course. Morris 36-hole total of four-under par 140 is tied for third in the 75-player field and four strokes behind individual tournament leader Bryce Molder of Georgia Tech (136, -8). Cougar senior B.J. Staten meanwhile was steady in shooting a one-under par 71 to move to three-over for the tournament.

     
                           TEAM RESULTS
              1999 Carpet Capitol Classic (Second Round)
                       The Farm - Dalton, GA
                   Tournament Dates: 10/1 - 10/3 
                          Par:72  Yardage:  6906
       
    PL Team                     Scores      
     1 Georgia Tech             279-288--567      -9      
     2 Clemson                  282-291--573      -3      
     3 Florida                  287-287--574      -2      
     4 Houston                  289-292--581      +5      
     5 UCLA                     289-293--582      +6      
     6 Auburn                   290-293--583      +7      
     7 North Carolina State     287-297--584      +8      
     8 Wake Forest              286-300--586     +10      
     9 North Carolina           296-292--588     +12    
    10 South Carolina           293-297--590     +14    
    11 Virginia                 290-302--592     +16    
    12 Mississippi St.          300-294--594     +18    
    13 Georgia                  292-303--595     +19    
    14 East Tennessee St.       300-302--602     +26    
    15 Tennessee                297-307--604     +28 
    
    Individual Leaders & Houston Scores   
    PL Players                      Scores     
     1 Bryce Molder, GA Tech        68-68--136    -8     
     2 Alex Rocha, Miss. St         72-67--139    -5 t   
     3 Chris Morris, UH             71-69--140    -4 t  
    27 B.J. Staten, UH              76-71--147    +3 t  
    36 Andy Sanders, UH             71-78--149    +5 t  
    36 Wade Ormsby, UH              73-76--149    +5 t  
    44 Brett Callas, UH             74-76--150    +6 
    

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