Blake Smith finished his second round inside the top 20 on Wednesday as he continues to lead the WKU men’s golf team at the Bob Sitton Invitational.

Smith, a sophomore, is tied for 19th with a 146 (71-75) total following the second day of the Oral Roberts-hosted event at the par-71, 6,733-yard TPC Four Seasons.

Smith was one of three Hilltoppers who fired a 4-over 75 on Wednesday, along with redshirt sophomore Billy Tom Sargent and redshirt freshman Linus Lo.

Sargent is tied for 32nd with a 148 (73-75) total, while Lo is tied for 69th at 153 (78-75) – as is freshman Kyle Jeffers (72-81). Freshman Tom Bevington has a 159 (73-86) total.

WKU sits in 11th place in the 22-team field with a 595 team total heading into the final round, which begins Thursday morning. Arkansas State is the leader at 570.

Bob Sitton Invitational Second Day Results

T19. Blake Smith (71-75-146)
T32. Billy Tom Sargent (73-75-148)
T69. Linus Lo (78-75-153)
T69. Kyle Jeffers (72-81-153)
T105. Tom Bevington (73-86-159)

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Zach Greenwell
Associate Director
WKU Athletic Communications/Media Relations