Vaughn Snyder tied for third, Buckeyes in fourth with 18 holes to play

COLUMBUS, Ohio The Ohio State men’s golf team continued its strong play at the Turtle Bay Resort Intercollegiate with a team score of even-par 288 Tuesday on the par 72, 7,218-yard Palmer Course in Oahu, Hawaii. The Buckeyes moved up one spot to fourth with a team score of 5-under 571.

Ohio State is just a stroke back from third-place Texas. San Diego State and UNLV are tied atop the leaderboard at 568 (-8).

Senior tri-captain Vaughn Snyder continues to lead the Buckeyes after two rounds. The Massillon, Ohio, native followed his opening round of 67 with a score of 71 to tie for third at 138 (-6). He is a stroke back from the co-leaders entering the final round.

Junior Patrick Simard moved up to a tie for 12th after the low round of the day for OSU with a 2-under 70. The tri-captain from Marbella, Spain, has a two-day score of 141.

Tied for 37th are sophomore Bo Hoag and junior Brad Wright with a total of 146. Hoag had a score of 74 while Wright carded his second-consecutive round of 73.

Rounding out the Buckeyes is sophomore Brad Smith who is tied for 56th with scores of 73-76149.

The Turtle Bay Resort Intercollegiate will conclude with a final 18 holes Wednesday on the Fazio Course.

Turtle Bay Resort Invitational Round Two
Turtle Bay Resort, Oahu, Hawaii
Fazio Course, Par 72, 6,535 yards; Palmer Course, Par 72, 7,218 yards

 Team Standings Scores T-1. San Diego State 277-291568 (-8) T-1. UNLV  281-287568(-8) 3. Texas  280-290570(-6) 4. Ohio State 283-288571 (-5) T-5. New MexicoState  291-284575 (-1) T-5. UC Irvine 284-291575 (-1) 7. Texas-Arlington 280-299579 (+3) T-8. Baylor  287-294581 (+5) T-8. Mississippi State  285-296581 (+5) T-8. Hawaii  285-296581 (+5) T-11. Pepperdine 294-288582 (+6) T-11. Long Beach State 290-292582 (+6) 13. Santa Clara 294-290584 (+8) 14. Oregon State  295-293588 (+12) 15. Cal Poly 293-297590 (+14) 16. Saint Mary’s (CA) 285-307592 (+16) 17. Col. of Charleston 298-300598 (+22) 18. ULM  293-306599(+23) 19. Point Loma Nazarene  301-302603(+27)    Ohio StateResults  Scores T-3.Vaughn Snyder  67-71138 (-6) T-12. Patrick Simard 71-70141 (-3) T-37. Bo Hoag  72-74146(+2) T-37. Brad Wright  73-73146(+2) T-56. Brad Smith  73-76149 (+5)