Men’s Golf in Fifth Midway through National Championships

(OLATHE,KS)---The Crimson Storm men’s golf team slipped slightly in the team standings at the NAIA National Tournament in Olathe, Kansas on Wednesday, falling from fourth to fifth after the second round of National Tournament play.

SNU’s Gerod Black continued to pace the Crimson Storm individually, shooting a 74 on Wednesday to move into sixth place with a two day total of 145. SNU’s Jonathan Williams currently sits in 27th with a two-day score of 150 after shooting a 77 on Wednesday.

Blake Trimble improved by four strokes on Wednesday, shooting a 74 after a round of 78 on Tuesday. Trimble is currently 42nd with a two day score of 152. Jody Taylor is right behind Trimble with a two day total of 153. Taylor shot a 78 on Wednesday after a 75 score on Tuesday. Brent LaVigne is four strokes back of Taylor with a two day score of 158.

The Crimson Storm were in fourth place after the first round and are now currently tied for fifth with Point Loma Nazarene. SNU and Point Loma have a team score of 599, 16-strokes back of first place Johnson & Wales of Florida. The tournament continues today and concludes on Friday.

Below are the team and SNU Individual scores from Wednesday’s action. You can follow the tournament live on the internet by clicking the box score icon at the top of this story.

SNU Individuals
6.) Gerod Black – 71, 74 – 145
27.) Jonathan Williams – 73, 77 – 150
42.) Blake Trimble – 78, 74 – 152
50.) Jody Taylor – 75, 78 – 153
100.) Brent LaVigne – 77, 81 – 158

Team Standings

2004 NAIA Men's Golf National Championships
Prairie Highlands GC Olathe, KS
Dates: 05/18 - 05/21 2nd Round
Par: 72
Yardage: 7066

Fin. School Scores
1 Johnson & Wales U-FL 293 290 583 +7
2 Oklahoma City U. 292 292 584 +8
3 Oklahoma Christian U 298 296 594 +18
4 Victoria - BC 300 298 598 +22
5 Point Loma Nazarene 298 301 599 +23
Southern Nazarene U. 296 303 599 +23
7 CSU-San Marcos 301 299 600 +24
8 St. Ambrose U. 299 302 601 +25
Berry College 298 303 601 +25
10 Texas Wesleyan U. 294 308 602 +26
11 Master's College 300 303 603 +27
12 Marian College IN 301 303 604 +28
13 Malone College 300 311 611 +35
14 Webber International 300 313 613 +37
15 Lindenwood Univ. 312 302 614 +38
Southern Wesleyan U. 302 312 614 +38
17 CSU-Monterey Bay 311 305 616 +40
Missouri Baptist U. 302 314 616 +40
19 Huntingdon College 296 321 617 +41
20 Lindsey Wilson Coll. 302 317 619 +43
21 Flagler College 311 310 621 +45
22 Lee University 306 317 623 +47
23 Mobile, U. of 315 309 624 +48
24 Brescia University 313 313 626 +50
25 Spring Hill College 319 312 631 +55
26 Newman University 320 312 632 +56
27 Minot State U. 310 331 641 +65
DQ Wayland Baptist U. 316 DQ