Hyland, Howe new leaders at SOS Masters
18 Apr 2012
by Lynne Cowan of amateurgolf.com
see also: Indian Wells Golf Resort
INDIAN WELLS, Calif. (April 18, 2012) -- Wednesday marked the half way point for the 72-hole Society of Seniors Masters at Indian Wells Golf Resort. Starting his round today six strokes off the lead, Tom Hyland of Marlton, New Jersey made a statement firing a 7-under-par 65 to jump to the top of the leaderboard.
Hyland sits at 139 (74-65) and holds a one stroke lead over first round co-leader and defending champion Doug Pool, who is at 140 after adding an even par 72 to his 68 yesterday.
The other co-leader from round one, Chris Maletis of Portland, OR struggled today with a 76 and sits in a tie for 10th.
Gary Hardin of Fort Worth, Texas had a nice second round 67 and moved up the leaderboard into a tie for second at 140 (73-67).
In the Super Senior flight first round leader Denny Alexander of Fort Worth, Texas struggled with a 78 in the second round dropping to 11th place. Bob Howe who started his day in a four- way tie for second with an opening round 70, fired a 3-under-par 69 to take the outright lead by three strokes.
Bob Foukle of Broken Arrow, OK and John Richart of La Quinta, CA are tied for second place at 140.
ABOUT THE Senior Masters
54 hole invitational stroke play event requires
some stamina. Huge field at this 36 hole
Attracts great senior players from all over the
country. Will have 3 senior divisions all played
View Complete Tournament Information