March 20, 2017

Greensboro, Ga. – The No. 8 Virginia men’s golf team is in third place following Monday’s second round of play at the Linger Longer Invitational in Greensboro, Ga. The Cavaliers shot 4-under 284 for a two-day total of 9-under 567 at the Great Waters Course at Reynolds Lake Oconee. No. 4 Baylor leads the 15-team field at 26-under 550. Alabama is in second place at 566.

Senior Derek Bard (New Hartford, N.Y.) continues to lead Virginia. After shooting 69 on Sunday to open the tournament, he posted a second-round score of 1-under 71. His 36-hole total stands at 5-under 139. He enters Tuesday’s final round in 10th place.

Freshman Luke Schaap (Potomac, Md.) had UVA’s best second-round score, shooting 3-under 69. He jumped up to 18th overall at 2-under 142.

Senior Jimmy Stanger (Tampa, Fla.), sophomore Thomas Walsh (High Point, N.C.) and junior Danny Walker (Bradenton, Fla.) all shot 72 on Monday. Stanger and Walsh are tied for 21st at 143 while Walker is in 29th place at 145.

The final round of the 54-hole event gets underway Tuesday. Live scoring is online at

Linger Longer Invitational
Great Waters at Reynolds Lake Oconee
Greensboro, Ga.
Par 72, 7,073 yards
Second Round Results

Team Results 1. Baylor               274-276-550 2. Alabama              287-279-566 3. Virginia             283-284-567 4. Troy                 280-288-568 5. UNCG                 280-289-569 6. Georgia              285-288-573 7. Kennesaw State       283-292-575 8. Ohio State           290-287-577 9. Michigan             280-298-57810. Middle Tennessee St. 293-290-58310. Augusta              283-300-58312. Charlotte            297-287-58412. Maryland             286-298-58414. VCU                  301-298-59915. Mercer               295-307-602
Individual Leaders1. Greyson Sigg, Georgia 67-65-1322. Bryce Hendrix, UNCG 67-68-1352. Chris Guglielmo, Kennesaw State 66-69-135
Virginia Results10. Derek Bard 68-71-13918. Luke Schaap 73-69-14221. Jimmy Stanger 71-72-14321. Thomas Walsh 71-72-14329. Danny Walker 73-72-145=""http:>=""http:>="http:>