Power fires 2-under 70, No. 24 Bucs move up three spots
Power
Power

Saturday, February 28, 2009

 

RIO GRANDE, P.R. (Feb. 28, 2009) - Junior Seamus Power (Waterford, Ireland) fired a team-best, 2-under-par 70 to help the No. 24-ranked ETSU men's golf team move up three spots to 11th on the team leaderboard following Saturday's second round play in the Puerto Rico Classic hosted at the Rio Mar Country Club.

 

The Buccaneers fired a team score of 8-over 291 in the second round, while the event is being led by No. 1 Georgia which posted a 270 on Saturday to hold a seven stroke advantage over No. 6 Clemson. On the individual leaderboard, Texas' Dylan Fritelli leads the event with a 13-under score of 131 (67-64), while Georgia's Hudson Swafford is second at 7-under after two rounds.

 

For ETSU, the top Buccaneer performer so far remains sophomore Rhys Enoch (Cornwall, England), who is tied for 25th at 1-over-par 145 (71-74). Freshman Michael Stewart (Troon, Scotland) is tied for 31st at 2-over for the tournament, while Power is tied for 40th at 3-over 147 and sophomore Paul O'Kane (Castledawson, Northern Ireland) is tied for 66th with a score of 152.

 

The Puerto Rico Classic, which is hosted by Purdue University, will conclude Sunday with third and final round play set to begin in the morning. Live scoring for the event is not available, but ETSUBucs.com will have a complete wrap up following each day's action.

 

Follow ETSU Athletics on Twitter Twitter and become a fan on Facebook Facebook.
WTEN UNC Greensboro 1 Bristol, Tenn.
Apr 15 ETSU 6
BB Virginia Tech 6 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 15 ETSU 5
MTEN The Citadel 0 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 17 ETSU 7
SB Furman 2 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 17 ETSU 1
SB Furman 7 9
Apr 17 ETSU 6
BB Samford 15 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 17 ETSU 4
MTEN Furman 0 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 18 ETSU 4
BB Samford 8 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 18 ETSU 4
SB Furman 12 6
Apr 18 ETSU 0
BB Samford 7 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 18 ETSU 4
MGOLF Southern Conference Championship Pinehurst, N.C.
Apr 19 Results
MGOLF Southern Conference Championship Pinehurst, N.C.
Apr 20 Results
MGOLF Southern Conference Championship Pinehurst, N.C.
Apr 21 1st of 8
BB Tennessee 14 Johnson City, Tenn.
Apr 21 ETSU 7
BB ETSU 4 Rock Hill, S.C.
Apr 22 Winthrop 8