Apr 27, 2014 10:00 AM by Posted by Greg Smith
The Air Force golf team remains in fourth place after the second round of the 2014 Mountain West Championships, being held at the par-71, 7,144-yard Catalina Course at OMNI Tucson National. The Falcons shot an 11-over par total of 295 on Saturday for a two round total of 582 (+14).
Senior Kyle Westmoreland continues to lead the Falcons after firing his second consecutive one-under par 70. He has a two-round total of 140 (-2) and is in fourth place, one shot back of tournament leaders Gavin Green and Victor Perez of New Mexico and San Diego State's Riccardo Michelini. Westmoreland had a stretch of four birdies in eight holes midway through his round on Saturday, but bogeyed No. 16 to fall back to -2.
Senior Philip Colwell is in a tie for 19th place at 146 (+4) after shooting a three-over par 74 on Saturday. Colwell also posted four birdies in the second round, but had five bogeys and a double bogey during his round. Freshman Sunwoo Choi is one shot back at 147 (+5) after a four-over par 75 and is tied for 22nd place.
Senior Jack Howard shot a five-over par 76 and is tied for 28th at 149 (+7) while senior Todd Berglund is tied for 42nd after shooting a 79 on Saturday.
New Mexico continues to hold the team lead with a nine-shot advantage over second place San Diego State. The Lobos are at 560 (-8) after two rounds.
The final round of the Mountain West Championships will begin Sunday morning at 7 a.m. (PT).