Rams Fall to Ninth After Second Round at A-10 Championship

Rams Fall to Ninth After Second Round at A-10 Championship


Tournament Info

  • Grand Cypress Golf Club - Orlando, Fla.
  • Par 72 (7,024 yards)
  • First Round: Friday, April 26
  • Second Round: Saturday, April 27
  • Third Round: Sunday, April 28
  • The Field: 11 teams, 55 golfers

Team Results

  • After finishing the first round in seventh place, the Rams dropped two spots on the leaderboard with a second round score of 296.
  • Overall, Rhody is +27 (307-296=603), 17 strokes behind tournament leader VCU (+10).
  • Also ahead of Rhody is Davidson (+11), George Washington (+14), Saint Joseph's (+16), St. Bonaventure (+17), George Mason (+20), Dayton (+21) and Richmond (+26).
  • URI will enter Saturday's round 18 strokes ahead of 10th-place La Salle (+45)

Individual Results

  • Sophomore Chris Francoeur and redshirt junior Jason Short each shot a second-round 73 (+1) for URI's low score of the day.
  • Francoeur recorded Rhody's first eagle of the tournament, carding a three on the par-5 11th hole. Overall, he is tied for 16th place at +4 (75-73=148).
  • Short was +4 through the first nine holes, but birdied four of the remaining nine to finish the day 1-over. He will enter Sunday's final round tied for 27th overall (80-73=153).
  • Senior Dawson Jones and redshirt senior Brody King are tied for 20th place through two rounds of play.
  • King (77-74=151) was 2-over on Saturday while Jones (75-76=151) finished 4-over.
  • Freshman Austin Fox sits in 48th place with a two-round score of 161 (81-80).

What's Next
Rhody returns to Grand Cypress Golf Club for the final round of the Atlantic 10 Championshio, Sunday morning. The Rams will tee off at 8:15 a.m., alongside Dayton and Richmond.