Columbia carded an 8-over 292 in the first round and is just one stroke back of George Washington, which leads the 20-team field at 7-over 292. Georgetown also shot an 8-over 292. Sunday’s final round will be a tight race as just five strokes separate the top six teams.
Sophomore Jordan Lee led the way for the Lions, shooting 1-over 72 to enter the final round tied for second place. Georgetown’s Brian Dorfman and George Washington’s Taylor Fuqua each shot 1-under 70 to lead the 111-player field. Lee shot a 37 on the front nine and a 35 on the back.
Senior Brendan Doyle is tied for 24th after shooting 36 on the front and 38 on the back to finish the day at 3-over 74. Junior Ford Fischer rounded out the five-man team with a 4-over 75 and sits tied for 33rd. He had better success on the front nine with a 36 before carding a 39 on the back.
Sunday’s final round will start at 8:30 a.m. There is an expected 30-degree drop in temperature on Sunday with rainstorms expected in the forecast.