Sargent, Jeffers lead Tops in Tallahassee

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Billy Tom Sargent and Kyle Jeffers led the WKU men’s golf team Saturday with a pair of 1-over 73s on the second day of the Seminole Intercollegiate.

Sargent, a redshirt sophomore, leads the Hilltoppers with a two-day total of 143 (70-73) and is tied for 29th individually at 1 under par.

Sargent was 3 over on his first nine holes Saturday but settled in nicely on the front nine, going 2 under with a pair of birdies.

Jeffers, a freshman, tied his career low for 36 holes at 144 (71-73) and is tied for 37th. He had four birdies Saturday, including three straight across the turn.

WKU is tied for 11th as a team with a 6-over 582 (286-296) total in the competitive 14-team field. Penn State leads after two rounds at 550.

Redshirt freshman Linus Lo is tied for 51st for the Hilltoppers with a 147 (71-76) tally, while sophomore Blake Smith is tied for 57th at 148 (74-74). Freshman Tom Bevington is tied for 65th at 150 (74-76).

The final round is slated to begin at 7 a.m. CT Sunday with tee times.

Seminole Intercollegiate Second Day Results
T29. Billy Tom Sargent (70-73-143)
T37. Kyle Jeffers (71-73-144)
T51. Linus Lo (71-76-147)
T57. Blake Smith (74-74-148)
T65. Tom Bevington (74-76-150)

How to follow the Hilltoppers: For complete information on WKU Hilltopper Golf, follow the team on Twitter at @WKUMensGolf.

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