Jacob West Sits in Second Place for PBA After Round One of Beyond the Drive Invitational
November 2, 2013
Written by: Michael Brown, Assistant A.D. for External Operations
LAKE WALES, Fla.- The Sailfish men’s golf team continues a busy fall this weekend by competing in the Beyond the Drive Invitational hosted by Warner University at the Lake Wales Country Club. Sophomore Jacob West fired a first-round 70 to stand in second-place just three shots off the lead held by Warner’s Hikari Yamamoto.
Overall the Sailfish men’s golf team came away with a first-round team score of 309 to place them third in the small field of competing teams. Warner leads the pack with a 298 team score followed by the University of Tampa at 303.
West put together a 36 front nine score then followed with a 34 on the back nine to close out his day three shots ahead of third-place Jason Steele of UT who shot a 73.
Other PBA players competing included Ben Murray and Bryan Gagnon who are tied for 21st after the first-round with each shooting a 78. Chris Clancy and Alec Tropea followed for PBA with an 83 and 90 respectively.
Stay tuned to PBASailfish.com for more updates on the team’s fortunes at the Beyond the Drive Invitational on Sunday.