PORT ST. LUCIE,
Fla.– The University of Texas at Tyler men’s and women’s golf teams
finished the third day of the 2009 NCAA Division Golf Championships at
fourth and eighteenth places, respectively, on Friday at the PGA Village
in Port St. Lucie.
men shot a 293 on the day to move up one spot from fifth to fourth
place. Senior Brian Jennings (Bullard, Texas) used seven birdies on the
day to shoot a team-low 69. Jennings’ three-under-par round vaulted
him from 36th to fifth on the individual leaderboard.
Patriots will enter Saturday’s final round nine strokes behind third
place La Verne and 15 strokes back from current leaders Methodist.
Individually, Jennings will enter just six strokes off of the current
leader, Michell Fedorka of La Verne.
women’s event, the Patriots shot a 345 to finish in 18th place for the
third consecutive day. Sophomore Katie Harris (Salado, Texas) led UT
Tyler for the second day in a row, firing a team-low round of 84.
UT Tyler teams will return to the links at the PGA Village on Saturday
for the final day of the Championships. The men will close out the
tournament on the Dye course, while the women will once again play the