Kincaid And Thompson In The Top 10 After The First Day
LAREDO, --Texas (3/13/09) ? In a star-studded field Clarke Kincaid and Dustin Thompson posted top-10 finishes after the first 36 holes to lead the North Texas men's golf team at the Border Olympics. Kincaid is tied for fifth place with an even-par sc
“Clarke and Dustin really carried us out there today in really difficult conditions,” said coach Brad Stracke. “Hopefully the rest of the group can pick up and make a run at a top five finish tomorrow in a field like this.”
The Mean Green fired a 299 and a 298 to post a score of 597. North Texas is alone in 10th place in a field of 16 teams but just five shots separate the Mean Green from
Kincaid fired back-to-back rounds of even-par 72 while Thompson posted his best round of the year with a 2-under par 70 in the first round. Nathan Sheen carded a 76 and a 74 to shoot a 150 through two rounds. Harris Graham shot an opening round of 82 but rebounded with a second round of 88. Michel Lee struggled throughout the day with an 81 and an 84.
The final round of the Border Olympics begins tomorrow morning at 8:45 a.m.