Persons Cards Season-Low on GW Golf's Day 1 at Arizona Intercollegiate
Junior Fires 1-Over Par 72 in Second Round, Totals Seven Birdies on Day 1
Jan. 28, 2014
TUCSON, Ariz. - Junior Jack Persons carded a season-low 1-over par 72 in the second round and paced GW golf on Day 1 of the Arizona Intercollegiate on Monday.
Persons is tied for 32nd place out of 83 players after 36 holes with an 8-over 150 (78-72). Persons made seven birdies during Monday's two rounds - tied for 11th-best in the field - including four birdies during his second round 72 on the par-71, 7,232-yard Sewailo Golf Club layout.
GW is in 14th place at 56-over 624 (318-306). No. 24 USC totaled a 4-under 564 and holds a two-shot lead over No. 3 California, while the Trojans' Anthony Paolucci fired a 7-under 135 and leads the Golden Bears' Brandon Hagy by two shots. Freshman Michael Heda is tied for 50th at 11-over 153 after rounds of 76 and 77.
The final round begins at 11 a.m. ET on Tuesday.