SHSU's Frankhouser Moves Into SLC Golf Top 10

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KERRVILLE -- Sam Houston State's Brandon Frankhouser fired a three-under 69 in Tuesday's second round to move into the top 10 in the individuals but the Lamar Cardinals continue to build a commanding lead in the team competition.

The top three players for Lamar rank one, two, three in the individual
standings as the Cardinals carded a 20-under-par team score of 268 Tuesday for a 24-under-par second round total of 552. That gives Lamar a 24-stroke lead on second place Southeastern Louisiana.

The Sam Houston State men's team stands fifth in the team competition with a two-day total of 309-289--598.

Dawie VanDerWalt of Lamar leads the tournament with a 72-65--137, followed by teammates Oliver Bekker (138) and Thomas Kearney (139).

Frankhouser stands 10th with a two-day total of 78-69--147. Other Sam
Houston State scores are Robert Gwin 77-72--149 (16th), Fergal Rafferty 76-75--151 (20th), Scooter Jefferson 78-75--153 (24th), and Beau Willis 81-73--154 (30th).

Texas-San Antonio stands third in the team competition with a 581 total
followed by Texas State-San Marcos 596, Sam Houston 598, Texas-Arlington 607, Stephen F. Austin 618, McNeese State 624, Central Arkansas 625, and Nicholls State 642.

Play in the 44th annual Southland Conference men's golf tournament concludes with the final 18 holes of play Wednesday.

Team Standings 1R 2R 3R Total
1 Lamar ..................284 268 552
2 Southeastern LA.........290 286 576
3 Texas-San Antonio.......290 291 581
4 TX St-San Marcos........309 287 596
5 SAM HOUSTON.............309 289 598
6 Texas-Arlington.........305 302 607
7 Stephen F. Austin.......315 303 618
8 McNeese St..............321 303 624
9 Central Arkansas........323 302 625
10 Nicholls State..........329 313 642

Individual Medalist 1R 2R 3R Total
1 Dawie VanDerWalt, Lamar 72 65 137
2 Oliver Bekker, Lamar 71 67 138
3 Thomas Kearney, UTSA 70 69 139
3 Casey Clendenon, Lamar 70 69 139

Sam Houston Scores 1R 2R 3R Total
10 Brandon Frankhouser ....78 69 147
16 Robert Gwin ............77 72 149
20 Fergal Rafferty ........76 75 151
24 Scooter Jefferson ......78 75 153
30 Beau Willis ............81 73 154