PINEHURST, N.C. - Robert Hoadley stayed in contention and Colin Chapman got back in the race during UNC Greensboro's second round at the Pinehurst Intercollegiate sponsored by Gatorade on Saturday afternoon.
Hoadley's round of 72 left him one shot off the lead and in third place entering Sunday's final round. Chapman'd second round 69 pulled him up to tied for sixth place, four shots behind the lead. Virginia Tech's Mikey Moyers and Old Dominion's Sam Wall are tied for the lead at a 36-hole total of 141.
Hoadley, a Southern Pines, N.C. native playing near his home, overcame a double-bogey 7 on the par-5 No. 11 with five birdies in his round. If not for a bogey on No. 18, Hoadley might be sitting in a tie for the lead entering the final day.
Chapman, who has recorded back-to-back Top 10 finishes, birdied Nos. 17 and 18 to close out the day and pull himself into contention for the individual title. He played the back nine in 34 to finish the day at two-under par.
Penn State leads the team standings at 580, two shots better than Virginia Tech. UNCG is currently tied for fifth with SMU, sitting at 592.
Sunday's final round is slated for a shotgun start at 9 a.m. UNC Greensboro's groups will be playing with SMU and VCU and will begin on holes No. 4, 5, and 6.
TEAM SCORING: Penn State 580, Virginia Tech 582, Old Dominion 588, VCU 590, SMU 592, UNCG 592, Michigan State 595, Northern Illinois 599, Radford 599, Eastern Kentucky 601, Richmond 602, Ball State 604, Belmont 606, Marshall 606, Francis Marion 609.
Top 10: T-1. Mikey Moyers (Virginia Tech) 69-72=141; T-1 Sam Wall (Old Dominion) 71-70=141; 3. Robert Hoadley (UNCG) 70-72=142; T-4. Tommy McDonagh (Penn State) 73-71=144; T-4. Vincent Nadeau (VCU) 71-73=144; T-6. Marshall Bailey (Virginia Tech) 72-73=145; T-6. Sam Beach (Richmond) 73-72=145; T-6. Colin Chapman (UNCG) 76-69-145; T-6. Kevin Foley (Penn State) 68-77=145; T-6. Neil Henderson (Old Dominion) 76-69=145; T-6. T.J. Howe (Penn State) 72-73=145; T-6. Chris Mory (Michigan State) 73-72=145.
Other UNCG Golfers: T-30. Will Almand (indiv) 75-75=150; T-54. Will Bowman 75-78=153; T-57. Ryan Heisey 75-79=154; T-67. Matt Younts 79-77=156; 75. Justin Clement 80-77=157.
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