Petersson Leads Event, Jags Third After 36 Holes At Kiawah Classic

Petersson Leads Event, Jags Third After 36 Holes At Kiawah Classic

Augusta University senior Robin Petersson cards second-straight round in the 60s, fourth this fall

KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – No. 33 Augusta University is in a tie for third place out of 22 teams after the second round at the 2015 Kiawah Classic by Aramark at Turtle Point Golf Course. Jaguar senior Robin Petersson's 66 (-6) in round two moved him into first-place overall.

FULL SCORING & RESULTS

The Jaguars shot one-over par (289) in round one and dropped three strokes from the team score to card a round-two 286 (-2) and secure third place heading into the final round on Tuesday, Nov. 3.

Charleston Southern ran away with the lead on their home course and lead at 10-under par. No. 22 Virginia is in second at five-under par, No. 6 Duke and Augusta are even in third, and College of Charleston rounded out the top-five team.

Senior Robin Petersson continued his reign of the season and anchored the Jags by carding his second-straight round in the 60s and his fourth this fall. After firing a 68 (-4) in round one, Petersson answered with a six-under 66 to take control of the entire individual leaderboard. He birdied one-through-three and carded four more on the back nine to sit 10-under par overall.

Augusta's Broc Everett and Jake Marriott are each in a tie for 29th, with Everett shooting a 71 (-1) on Tuesday and Marriott a 75 (+3) after shooting a 71 (-1) in round one. Viktor Edin sits at 45th after shaving a stroke from round one with a 74 (+2). Maverick Antcliff turned in his second 76 (+4) of the event and is tied for 66th.

Emmanuel Kountakis shot a two-over 74 in round two and sits in a tie for 23rd as an individual.

The tournament wraps up tomorrow after the final 18 holes in round three.

AUGUSTA AT KIAWAH CLASSIC BY ARAMARK (After Round Two)

1

Robin Petersson (1)

68

66

134

T29

Broc Everett (3)

75

71

146

T29

Jake Marriott (5)

71

75

146

T45

Viktor Edin (2)

75

74

149

T66

Maverick Antcliff (4)

76

76

152

 

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