USAFA, Col. –The Utah State golf team shot a 2-for-290 on day two of the Air Force-hosted Gene Miranda Falcon Invitational Saturday at Eisenhower Golf Club (Blue Course).

The Aggies fell two spots and are now in fourth place at 1-577 (287-290) after the first two days of the tournament. At 13 under par, Colorado State continues to lead the 24-team field, followed by San Jose State (-8) and Colorado (-1) second and third respectively. Utah Tech completes the top five at 3 of 579.

Second year Esteban Jaramillo led the Aggies on Saturday as he carded a 3-under 69 – his first round in the 60s this season and the third of his career – to climb 15 places to tie for seventh at 3-under 141 years old. Luis Gerardo Cantu jumped 34 places in a tie for 59th after shooting a par 72.

Junior John Cook shot a 3 of 75 and is tied for 32nd at 2 of 146, while the sophomore Nathan Preslar and junior Javier Vazquez are each tied for 37th at 3 out of 147.

Colorado State’s Davis Bryant, the leader after the first round, is still in the lead after shooting a 4-under 68 on Saturday. He currently sits at 9-under 135. Utah Tech’s Zach Felts and CSU’s Connor Jones are tied for second at 7-under 137.

The tournament ends Sunday with tee times beginning at 7:30 a.m. Live scoring is available on GolfStat.com.

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53rd edition of the Gene Miranda Falcon Invitational
Date: September 9-11
Host course: Eisenhower Golf Club (blue course)
By: 72
Footage: 7,541
Live statistics: https://bit.ly/3RBQAcy

TEAM RESULTS
1. Colorado State – 283-280=563 (-13)
2. San Jose State – 292-276=568 (-8)
3. Colorado – 287-288=575 (-1)
4. UTAH STATE – 287-290=577 (+1)
5. Utah Tech – 293-286=578 (+3)



INDIVIDUAL RESULTS
1. Davis Bryant, USC – 67-68=135 (-9)
T2. Zach Felts, Utah Tech – 69-68=137 (-7)
T2. Connor Jones, USC – 68-69=137 (-7)139
4. Caleb Shetler, SJSU – 70-68=138 (-6)
5. Yuze Zhang, UNC – 68-71= (-5)



INDIVIDUAL RESULTS FROM UTAH STATE
T7. Esteban Jaramillo – 72-69=141 (-3)
T32. John Cook – 71-75=146 (+3)
T37. Nathan Preslar – 73-74=147 (+3)
T37. Javier Vazquez – 71-76=147 (+3)
T59. Luis Gerardo Cantu – 78-72=150 (+6)



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