Oct. 15, 2012
FAIRFAX, Calif.- The Rams finished day one at the Meadow Club in a tie for third with BYU, Wichita State and San Diego State while shooting a 559 (-9) as a team. Colorado State compiled two consistent rounds, firing a 279 in the morning and a 280 in the afternoon.
Junior Parker Edens carded a two-round total of 139 (-3), with a first round three-under par and an even second round. Sophomore Cameron Harrell also shot a 139, including a one-under first round and a two-under second round. Both players are in a tie for 17th place.
The Rams are currently 26 strokes behind the number-one ranked California (533), and even though a comeback seems unlikely, Head Coach Christian Newton understands that his team has a chance to show these national powerhouses the Rams are not going down without a fight.
“This is probably going to be the strongest field we see all year,” Coach Newton said. “We have a chance to beat a bunch of teams that are going to be competing for a national championship.”
Freshman Dominic Kieffer shot identical rounds, carding two season-low 70’s to give him a two-round total of 140 (-2), and he is currently in a tie for 24th. Senior Kirby Pettitt bounced back from a five-over par first round to shoot a one-under in the second round. Pettitt, who is in a tie for 55th, shot a two-round total of 146, while fellow senior Kory Harrell ended his day with a total score of 147 and sits in a tie for 58th.
California is currently in the top spot, followed by San Francisco (542), Colorado State, BYU (559), Wichita State (559), San Diego State (559), Fresno State (561), Oregon State (562), UC Davis (563), Colorado (564), San Jose State (568), Arizona State (571), Oregon (571), Michigan (580), Nevada (583) and Hawaii (585).
Download Schedules: Add to calendar
Recap: Rams finish sixth at Cowboy Classic,...
CSU unable to get the fourth team score needed to move up in final round, while Jake Staiano had ...
Recap: Rams currently sixth after 36 holes of...
CSU cuts 10 strokes off morning round in the afternoon to move up six spots
Preview: Rams to play in Cowboy Classic, April ...
CSU makes its third trip to Arizona to play in the event, hosted by Wyoming University, at...
Recap: CSU ties for 17th at The Goodwin
The Rams were unable to find the birdies in their final round at Stanford Golf Course
Recap: Rams slip to 11th after 36 holes of The ...
CSU in a tight battle in the middle of the field, as nine teams are within four shots from sixth ...
Recap: CSU currently tied for 8th after opening...
After battling gusty winds in the afternoon wave, the Rams tied at 12-over with Pepperdine and...
Preview: Rams take on top-flight field at The...
Of the 24 teams in the field, 17 are ranked in Golfweek's Top 100, including No. 68 CSU
Recap: CSU finishes sixth at ASU Thunderbird...
The Rams are unable to string together the final round in Tempe and slide to sixth, Jake Staiano ...