Men's Golf Through Two Rounds at The Prestige
LA QUINTA, Calif. - The Pepperdine men's golf team is in 10th place after Monday's second round of The Prestige at PGA West, while junior Andrew Putnam is tied for 11th in the individual race.
The Waves followed up their first-round 297 with a 299 today at the par-72 PGA West Stadium Course. The third and final round is on Tuesday morning.
Putnam (University Place, Wash./Life Christian Academy) has an even-par 144 (71-73) after firing a 1-over 73 today. He had three birdies during his round.
Senior Carl Smith (Laguna Beach, Calif./Santa Margarita HS) shot his second consecutive 75, moving him up a few spots and into a tie for 38th place at 150. Sophomore Josh Anderson (Temecula, Calif./Murrieta Valley HS) improved by a couple of strokes and moved up to a tie for 46th place at 152 (77-75).
Three Waves are tied for 51st place at 153: senior Shane Mason (San Diego, Calif./St. Augustine HS), redshirt freshman Johnny MacArthur (Newhall, Calif./Hart HS) and senior Olin Browne (Tequesta, Fla./Benjamin School). Mason went 77-76, MacArthur went 74-79 and Browne went 75-78. Browne is playing as an individual.
Anderson had three birdies, Mason and MacArthur both had two and Smith and Browne each had one during their rounds today.
Team Results: 1. TCU 289-285=574; 2. Stanford 282-296=578; 3. UCLA 280-299=579; 4. USC 294-287=581; 5. Washington 297-285=582; 6. San Diego 290-293=583; 7. UC Davis 287-302=589; 8. Vanderbilt 285-307=592; 9. Central Florida 297-297=594; 10. Pepperdine 297-299=596; 11. Notre Dame 299-302=601; 12. Long Beach State 308-309=617; 13. Hawaii 312-321=633.
Top Individuals: 1. Daniel Jennevret (TCU) 69-67=136; T2. Pedro Figueiredo (UCLA) 69-71=140; T2. Sihwan Kim (Stanford) 68-72=140; 4. Johan de Beer (TCU) 68-73=141; T5. three tied at 142.
Pepperdine Scores: T11. Andrew Putnam 71-73=144; T38. Carl Smith 75-75=150; T46. Josh Anderson 77-75=152; T51. *Olin Browne 75-78=153; T51. Johnny MacArthur 74-79=153; T51. Shane Mason 77-76=153.