Morgan fires 67 for Kirkwood golfers

So. James Morgan
So. James Morgan
Tuesday, 17 September 2019 04:37 Metro Sports Report 

MORAVIA - James Morgan (So, Longniddry, Scotland/Preston Lodge HS) fired a 5-under-67 Monday and climbed into a tie for third place after two rounds of The Warrior Challenge at The Preserve on Rathbun Lake Golf Course.

Morgan stands at 4-under 140 for 36 holes heading into the final round Tuesday, three shots behind the leader. His 67 is a new career-low.   

Jacob Harrington-Wara  (Fr., Cardiff, Wales/SGS College) is even at 144. Sterling McIlravy (So., Solon) shot 75-71 and is tied for 12th with Ben Epperly (So., WDM Valley HS) one shot behind at 146.

Indian Hills leads the team standings at 17-under 559. Kirkwood is third at 1-under 575.



1. Indian Hills 559, 2. Iowa Western 569, 3. Kirkwood 575, 4. Mount  Mercy 588, 5. Upper Iowa 602, 6. Upper Iowa "B" 627.

KIRKWOOD SCORES - (T3) James Morgan 73-67=140, (10) Jacob Harrington-Wara 73-71=144,  (T12) Sterling McIlravy 75-71=146, (T14) Ben Epperly 76-71=147, (21) Jacob Patterson  71-79=150, (T26) Sebastian Carranza 78-76=154, (T29) Sam Lockhart 74-81=155.