WASHINGTON - Georgetown University's men's golf team shaved seven strokes off its first round score for a 290 in the second round of the 2018 NCAA Kissimmee Regional to remain in 13th place with a two-round score of 587. The Hoyas sit 11 strokes over par at the par-72, 7,154 yard Watson Course at Reunion Resort.
Eduardo Blochtein (Delray Beach, Fla./Spanish River) and Cole Berman (Philadelphia, Pa./The Haverford School) shot matching rounds of 71 while Jack Musgrave (Chesterton, Ind./Andrean) and Patrick DiPasquale (Rochester, N.Y./McQuaid Jesuit) both carded a 74 in the second round. Sam Madsen (Madison, Wis./Edgewood/Cardinal Gibbons [Fla.]) finished the day out of scoring consideration with a 76.
Blochtein continues to pace the Hoyas with a two-round score of 143 to tie for 23rd overall. Musgrave and DiPasquale are both tied for 55th with identical scores of 148 while Berman is right behind the duo, tied for 62nd at 149. Madsen rounds out the GU competitors in 70th place with a 153.
Florida (551) remains in the lead, followed by host Central Florida (556), Kent State (560) and South Florida (563). Vanderbilt (565), North Carolina (565) and Colorado State (565) are all tied for fifth with Arizona (571) and Purdue (573) as the other teams under par after 36 holes. Coastal Carolina (578), Jacksonville State (579), St. Mary's (Calif.) (581), Georgetown (587) and Central Connecticut State (597) round out the field.
Wednesday's final round will begin at 8:00 a.m. with a shotgun start. Live results during each round can be found at www.GUHoyas.com.