THE BELLINGHAM HERALD
Western Washington University's Mark Strickland shot a 7-over par 154 and is 14th in medalist play and the Vikings are in a two-way tie for ninth in the team standings after two rounds Monday of the Golfweek Fall Invitational being played at the Sunriver Resort Crosswater Club in Sunriver, Ore.
The final round takes place Tuesday.
Cal State Monterey Bay holds 26-stroke lead in the 15-team event at 590 with rounds of 302 and the best of the day 288.
Five strokes separate the next four teams. Dallas Baptist is second at 616 (319-297), Chico State third at 619 (317-302), Lynn fourth at 620 (315-305) and Cal State Stanislaus fifth at 621 (316-305).
Strickland posted rounds of 75 and 79 in leading WWU.
The Vikings' David Fonua is in a eight-way tie for 40th at 160, finishing with a 73, the team's best round of the day, after opening with an 87.