Warnock Posts Low Round for Upstate on Second Day of East Bay Classic

Warnock Posts Low Round for Upstate on Second Day of East Bay Classic

Kiawah Island, S.C. – The USC Upstate men's golf team continued play at the East Bay Classic on Tuesday by shooting a second round 320 from the par 72, 7100-yard Turtle Point Golf Club.

Upstate improved its team score by two strokes from round one and currently sits in 22nd place with a combined score of 643 (323-320). Augusta carded a second round 284 on Tuesday and leads the East Bay Classic by eight strokes over second place College of Charleston.

For the second straight round, Jordan Warnock had the best score of the day and leads the Spartans individually in the tournament. Warnock tallied his lowest round of the event with a 75, highlighted by a team-high three birdies, and enters the final day of competition tied for 59th place at 152 (77-75).

The Spartans also had scores of 80 from Andrew Purcell and Taylor White, and 85 from Sean Stanistreet to tie his career-low round. Stanistreet improved his first round score by four strokes and was second on the team with two birdies. White and Purcell both recorded one birdie each during their second rounds.

Purcell is the second-highest Upstate golfer in the individual standings with a total score of 158 (78-80) while White is one stroke back at 159 (79-80). Stanistreet rounds out the leaderboard for the Spartans with a score of 174 (89-85).

Wofford's Andrew Novak holds a two-stroke lead over Jack Smith of Tennessee and Toks Pedro of Rutgers at 6-under 138 after shooting a second round 68.

The final round of the East Bay Classic will tee off at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday morning.

UPSTATE TEAM RESULTS
T59:  Jordan Warnock – 152 (77-75)
T90:  Andrew Purcell – 158 (78-80)
T93:  Taylor White – 159 (79-80)
115:  Sean Stanistreet – 174 (89-85)
118:  Matt Carter – wd

TEAM LEADERBOARD
1:  Augusta – 572 (288-284)
2:  College of Charleston – 580 (294-286)
3:  Tennessee – 581 (285-296)
4:  Jacksonville State – 584 (298-286)
5:  Coastal Carolina – 588 (298-290)
6:  Memphis – 591 (290-301)
7:  Troy – 592 (300-292)
T8:  Lipscomb – 594 (294-300)
T8:  Winthrop – 594 (294-300)
T10:  Campbell – 595 (296-299)
T10:  Rutgers – 595 (301-294)
T12:  Nebraska – 599 (302-297)
T12:  Charleston Southern – 599 (302-297)
14:  Gardner-Webb – 600 (298-302)
15:  Wofford – 601 (300-301)
16:  Abilene – 602 (306-296)
T17:  Maryland – 607 (305-302)
T17:  Radford – 607 (306-301)
19:  Loyola-Maryland – 609 (297-312)
20:  Francis Marion – 611 (304-307)
21:  Presbyterian College – 614 (304-310)
22:  USC Upstate – 643 (323-320)

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