PENG SHINES FOR VCU AT BANK OF TENNESSEE INTERCOLLEGIATE  

Tournament: Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate
Location: Johnson City, Tenn. (Blackthorn Club at the Ridges)
VCU finish: 14th (+4)
Top Ram: Ian Peng T12th, (-7)

The short story: Sophomore Ian Peng continued his torrid fall play to lead VCU against a stacked field at the Bank of Tennessee Intercollegiate

FIRST TEE

  • Peng, buoyed by a second-round 67, placed tied for 10th at 7-under (71-67-71). It marked Peng's third top-10 finish in four starts this fall
  • VCU shot 4-over as a team on the weekend to place 14th among a field that included 12th-ranked Louisville, as well as 16th-ranked Tennessee. Louisville (-34)) held off host East Tennessee State (-29) and Tennessee (-27) for the team title
  • Junior Kristian Tannum Donaldson (77-70-71=218) placed 47th for the Rams, while classmate Sachin Kumar (71-72-71=219) was a stroke back in 56th place

VCU SCORES
14-VCU  299-280-289=868
T10-Ian Peng 71-67-71=209
T47-Kristian Tannum Donaldson 77-70-71=218
T56-Sachin Kumar 71-76-72=219
T79-Clifford Foster 81-73-75=229
T83-Adrian Vagberg 80-70-81=231

INSIDE THE SCORECARD

  • Peng fired two eagles in the tournament, while sophomore Clifford Foster added one
  • Tannum Donaldson led VCU with 12 birdies
  • Peng has shot par of better in all 12 rounds this fall

NEXT UP
VCU will conclude its fall schedule at the Grandover Intercollegiate at Grandover Resort in Greensboro, N.C. Oct. 27-28.