Travis Leads Dash Thomas Memorial

Sept. 23, 2013

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EAGLE, Idaho - Boise State junior Ty Travis fired back-to-back sub-par rounds on the opening day of the Dash Thomas Memorial at the BanBury Golf Course Monday, and leads the Broncos' only home tournament of the 2013-14 season.

Travis followed an opening-round 4-under 67 with a 68 (-3) in the second, and will enter Tuesday's final 18 holes with a one-stroke lead at 7-under for the tournament (135).

After transferring from Weber State prior to the season, Travis has shot better than par in three of his five rounds, and finished 18th at the season-opening Itani Quality Homes Collegiate in Pullman, Wash., two weeks ago.

Freshman Kyle Mitsunaga, playing as an individual, also fired a 3-under 68 in the second round at BanBury, playing at par 71 and 6,890 yards for the tournament. At 145 (77-68, +3), Mitsunaga, playing in his first tournament for Boise State, will enter the final round tied for 21st.

The Broncos posted rounds of 302-294 Monday, and are currently in 12th at 596 (+28). Sacramento State leads the tournament with a total of 566 (-2).

Rounding out the scoring for the Broncos were freshman David Elliott (78-75--153, +11), redshirt senior Jordan Skyles (79-75--154, +12), redshirt junior Minwoo Park (78-77--155, +13) and sophomore Shane Allor (80-76--156, +14).

Playing as individuals, freshman Mark Brassey posted rounds of 81-72 (153, +11), junior Jon VanDyk carded 80-77 (157, +15) and sophomore Logan France shot 76-81 (157, +15).

The final round is scheduled to begin with a shotgun start at 8:30 a.m.


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