Blick Third; Spartans Eighth At Duck Invitational

Eugene, Ore. – Cody Blick shot a six-under 138 and is in third place, and the San Jose State men’s golf team stands in eighth place after two rounds of the 2013 Duck Invitational.

In 36 holes of play on Monday, Blick recorded nine birdies on the 7,020-yard, par-72, Robert Trent Jones designed Eugene Country Club course.  His only blemishes were a double bogey in his opening round, in which he shot a one-under 71, and a bogey in his second 18 en route to a five-under 67.  The 67 ties his best score of the season.

Justin Estrada was the hottest Spartan out of the gate in the first round.  He birdied four holes on the front and made the turn at four-under, but five bogies on the back  and he finished the first round at plus-one, 73.  In round two he again recorded a one-over 71 and is in a tie for 28th place at plus-two 146.

Connor Covington shot a four-over 76 in his first round, but came back to card a one-over 71 in his second and sits in a tie for 43rd place at plus-five 149.

Daniel Semmler birdied his first hole of the day but made the turn at plus-five.  He got to the clubhouse at plus-six 78 in his first round.  In his second round he recorded a 76 and is in a 68th place tie at 154 (+10)

In his first 18 holes, Landon Polterock went out in ever par, but stumbled on his way in with a 43 for an eight-over 80.  However, in his second 18 he improved by four strokes, finished in four-over 76 and is in a tie for 74th at 156 (+12)

Oregon leads the tournament after rounds of 282 and 285 for a 567 total (-9).  Jonathan Woo, also of Oregon is the low individual at 136 (-8).

The Spartans conclude play in the Duck Invitational on Tuesday at 8:30 a.m.  Fans can follow the action on golfstat.com.

 

2013 Duck Invitational

Eugene Country Club

Eugene, Ore.

7,020 Yards, par-72

36-Hole Results

 

Team Results

1. Oregon, 282-285-567 (-9)

2. #20 SMU, 289-285-574 (-2)

3. #4 Washington, 288-288-576 (E)

T4. #24 Saint Mary’s, 295-286-581 (+5)

T4. Oregon State, 294-287-581 (+5)

6. UAB, 295-287-582 (+6)

7. Washington State, 295-290-585 (+9)

8. San Jose State, 298-289-587 (+11)

9. Wichita State, 297-292-589 (+13)

10. Pacific, 298-293-591 (+15)

11. San Diego, 304-292-596 (+20)

12. Gonzaga, 308-292-600 (+24)

13. Utah, 302-299-601 (+25)

14. Arizona, 298-307-605 (+29)

15. San Franicsco, 307-303-610 (+34)

 

Individual Results

1. Jonathan Woo, Oregon, 67-69-136 (-8)

2. Louis Cohen Boyer, Wichita State, 68-69-137 (-7)

3. Cody Blick, San Jose State, 71-67-138 (-6)

4. Jarrett Foote Washington State, 70-69-139 (-5)

T5. Charlie Hughes, Washington, 69-71-140 (-4)

T5. Cheng-Tsung Pan, Washington, 70-70-140 (-4)

 

San Jose State Results

3. Cody Blick, 71-67-138 (-6)

T28. Justin Estrada, 73-73-146 (+2)

T43. Connor Covington, 76-73-149 (+5)

T68. Daniel Semmler, 78-76-154 (+10)

T74. Landon Polterock, 80-76-156 (+12)