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UCF Moves Up to Third After Second Round
April 22, 2019
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PALM HARBOR, Fla. (UCFKnights.com) – Improving two strokes from Sunday, the UCF men’s golf team finished the second round of the American Athletic Conference Championship Monday afternoon with a 289(+5). The Knights enter the final round tied for third place with a 580(+12). UCF is tied with Temple and is behind Memphis and SMU.

For the second consecutive day, Kyler Tate and Bobby Bai mirrored each other’s scores posting 71(E) each. Their two-day total is 141(-1) and both are tied for fifth overall.

Bai was off to a slow start on the front nine making the turn at three-over but came back with two birdies and an eagle on the back nine to break even.

Tommy Cao also had a strong back nine posting a pair of birdies and an eagle on 14 for a day-two score of 72(+1). Cao is three-over heading into the third round with a 145.

Colin Kresl improved his score by three strokes on Monday to record a 75(+4) for a two-day total of 153(+11), while Clement Charmasson posted a 79(+8) to bring his total to 159.

UCF is six strokes of the second-place team, SMU.

As a team, the Knights have tallied 18 birdies and 112 pars.

To view all the results from today's action please visit golfstat.com.

The Knights will tee off Tuesday morning for the final round of The American Championship.

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