Yost still on top of leader board after 36 holes at JMU Eagle Landing Invitational

Kaylin Yost
(photo by Bennett Scarborough)
Kaylin Yost (photo by Bennett Scarborough)

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – Kaylin Yost holds a one-stroke lead and Campbell University is fifth on the team leader board following Saturday's second round of the James Madison/Eagle Landing Invitational women's golf tournament.

Yost had four birdies on Saturday and followed up a first-round 67 with a two-over-par 74.  The sophomore from Pembroke Pines, Fla., stands at 3-under 141, one stroke better than Christina Miller of South Florida (69-73--142) and Juliet Vongphaumy of Maryland (71-71--142) heading into Sunday's final round.

Live scoring is available on-line at Golfstat.com.

South Florida (287-297--584) holds a one-stroke edge over Maryland (295-290--585) in the team standings after 36 holes of play.  Illinois (302-294--596) and East Carolian (294-302--596) are tied for third, two strokes in front of the Camels (294-304--598).  UNC Greensboro (304-295--599) is sixth in the 18-team field.

Campbell senior Michelle Koh is tied for 28th place (75-76--151), whiel freshmen Lisbeth Brooks (76-77--153) and Brooke Bellomy (76-77--153) are tied for 37th.  Sophomore Maria Jose Benavides (79-79--158) is tied for 64th.

Three Camels are participating as individuals.  Alexandra Prazak (76-76--152) is tied for 34th, while Teresa Urquizu is 37th (75-78--153) and Babette Lemberger 73rd (79-81--160) heading into the final 18 holes.

James Madison/Eagle Landing Invitational
Eagle Landing GC / Daytona Beach, Fla.
Mar. 9-11, 2012 / Par 72, 6282 Yards 

Second Round Team Results:  1. South Florida 287-297--584, 2. Maryland 295-290--585, T3. Illinois 302-294--596, T3. East Carolina 294-302--596, 5. Campbell 294-304--598, 6. UNC Greensboro 304-295--599, 7. East Tennessee State 304-299--603, 8. Chattanooga 303-304--607, 9. Elon 302-308--610, 10. James Madison 305-307--612, T11. Samford 310-303--613, T11. Western Carolina 304-309--613, T11. Stetson 305-308--613, 14. Morehead State 314-302--616, 15. Old Dominion 304-314--618, 16. Jacksonville 313-310--623, T17. Radford 311-315--626, T17. Illinois State 312-314--626.

Second Round Individual Results: 1. Kaylin Yost (Campbell) 67-74--141
, T2. Christina Miller (South Florida) 69-73--142, T2.  Juliet Vongphaumy (Maryland) 71-71--142, 4. Fanny Cnops (UNCG) 74-69--143, T5. Shena Yang (South Florida) 69-75--144, T5. Emily Gimpel (Maryland) 74-70--144, T5. Jordan Britt (Chattanooga) 70-74--144.

Other Campbell Individuals:  T28. Michelle Koh 75-76--151, ** T34. Alexandra Prazak 76-76--152, T37. Lisbeth Brooks 76-77--153, T37. Brooke Bellomy 76-77--153, ** T37. Teresa Urquizu 75-78--153, T64. Maria Jose Benavides 79-79--158, ** T73. Babette Lemberger 79-81--160.

** Playing as an individual, does not count in team score.