Matt Jones is the online sports editor for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and Northwest Arkansas Newspapers. He and his wife live in Fayetteville.
Hogs in contention entering Patriot's final day
Arkansas junior Sebastian Cappelen hits from the 18th tee during the final round of the NCAA men's golf regional on Saturday, May 18, 2013, at The Blessings Golf Club in Fayetteville.
FAYETTEVILLE Taylor Moore is two strokes behind the leader and Sebastian Cappelen is three shots back following Monday's second round of the Patriot All-America at The Wigwam in Litchfield, Ariz.
Moore and Cappelen shot even-par 70 Monday after struggling early in the round. Moore birdied holes 15 and 17 after three bogeys on the front nine. Cappelen, the defending champion of the event, overcame a double bogey on the front nine with birdies on 15 and 16.
Moore, a sophomore, is tied for third heading into Tuesday's final round. Cappelen, a senior, is in seventh place.
Air Force's Kyle Westmoreland leads the 84 player field heading into the final round after shooting a 1-under 69 Monday.