Men's Golf

Buckeyes Tied for Fifth after Day One of Big Ten Championships

Boo Timko
Boo Timko

April 26, 2013

FRENCH LICK, Ind. - The Ohio State men's golf team finished the first day of the Big Ten Championships tied for fifth with a 36-hole score of 22-over 598 on the par 72, 7,152-yard Pete Dye Course at the French Lick Resort.

Illinois leads the field of 12 teams with a 9-over 585, while Illini Thomas Pieters and Indiana's Brant Peaper are tied for first among all student-athletes with a score of 4-under 140.

Sophomore Boo Timko leads all Buckeyes with an even score of 144, finishing fourth after day one. The Girard, Ohio, product opened the day with a 2-over 74 and responded with a 2-under 70 in round two. He totaled four birdies over 36 holes, including three in the second 18. Freshman Michael Bernard carded a 5-over 149 to finish tied for 15th after rounds of 76 and 73.

Sophomore Grant Weaver is tied for 26th for a score of 7-over 151 (78-73), while freshmen Max Rosenthal and Tee-k Kelly carded scores of 155 and 157, respectively.

Round three begins Saturday with 9 a.m. ET tee times.

Big Ten Championships - Day One
Pete Dye Golf Course
Par 72, 7,152 yards

Team Standings
1. Illinois - 291-294 - 585 (+9)
2. Minnesota - 285-302 - 587 (+11)
3. Iowa - 289-300 - 589 (+13)
4. Indiana - 299-291 - 590 (+14)
T5. Purdue - 304-294 - 598 (+22)
T5. Ohio State - 306-292 - (+22)
T7. Northwestern - 296-305 - 601 (+25)
T7. Michigan State - 297-304 - 601 (+25)
9. Michigan - 301-306 - 607 (+31)
10. Nebraska - 311-297 - (+32)
11. Wisconsin - 304-308 - 612 (+36)
12. Penn State - 317-297 - 614 (+38)

Ohio State Standings
4. Boo Timko - 74-70 - 144 (E)
T15. Michael Bernard - 76-73 - 149 (+5)
T26. Grant Weaver - 78-73 - 151 (+7)
T42. Max Rosenthal - 78-77 - 155 (+11)
T51. Tee-k Kelly - 81-76 - 157 (+13)

 

 

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