Sept. 24, 2012
ALPHARETTA, Ga. --- The 17th-ranked Georgia men's golf team slipped to 11th place on Monday in the PING/Golfweek Preview Invitational on the Capital City Club's Crabapple Course.
The Bulldogs fired an 11-over-par 291 in the second round on Monday, giving them a two-day figure of 19-over 579. UCLA has the team lead at 6-over 566.
Junior Keith Mitchell paced the Bulldogs on Monday with a 2-over 72. Senior T.J. Mitchell, sophomore Nicholas Reach and freshman Lee McCoy all signed for a 3-over 73, while junior Joey Garber had the Bulldogs' non-counting score of 5-over 75.
Reach stands 20th individually at 3-over 143, seven strokes behind San Diego State's Tom Berry (136). Keith Mitchell and McCoy are at 4-over 144, followed by T.J. Mitchell at 8-over 148 and Garber is at 10-over 150.
Crabapple will be the site of the 2013 NCAA Championships next spring.
The final round of the Preview Invitational will be held Tuesday. Live scoring and tee times can be found at golfstatresults.com.