W&L Men's Golf Is Tied for Sixth After Day 2 of the Jekyll Island Invitational.

Robert Quinilty

JEKYLL ISLAND, Ga. – The ninth-ranked Washington and Lee men's golf team resides in a tie for sixth-place out of 30 teams after the second round at the Jekyll Island Invitational.

The Generals followed a 292 on Friday with a 294 on Saturday for a two-day total of 586 (+10).  Fifth-ranked Methodist leads the field with a 293-282—575 (-1).  Guilford, ranked 14th, sits in second with a 294-286—580 (+4) and seventh-ranked Emory is in third with a 294-288—582 (+6).  22nd-ranked Southwestern is in fourth with a 291-292—583 (+7) and Kenyon is in fifth with a 290-294—584 (+8).  Fourth-ranked Illinois Wesleyan (586, +10) is tied with W&L in sixth.

Individually, Guilford's James Mishoe leads the event with a 67-70—137 (-7). 

W&L sophomore Brian Peccie (Norfolk, Va. / Norfolk Academy) is tied for 10th out of 150 golfers after posting a two-day score of 69-74—143 (-1).  Fellow sophomores Robert Quinilty (Cypress, Texas / Houston Christian) and Sean Puleo (Albany, N.Y. / Albany Academy) are both tied for 25th overall at +3.  Quinilty has shot 71-76—147 and Puleo has posted a 74-73—147.

Senior Luke Farley (Durham, N.C. / Trinity School) sits in a tie for 51st with a 78-71—159 (+5) and senior Andrew Barth (Bethesda, Md. / Walt Whitman) is in 147th with an 82-91—173 (+29).

Action continues on Sunday with the final round from Jekyll Island.

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