Matt Jones has been the online sports editor for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette and NWA Media since 2010. He is also a feature writer for Hawgs Illustrated magazine and is currently working on his Master's degree at the University of Arkansas.
Favorite Sport: Basketball
Best Sports Memories: Watching Arkansas' basketball national championship in 1994; being at the Georgia Dome when the tornado hit during the 2008 SEC Tournament; countless hours spent at Baum Stadium in the spring.
Favorite Fayetteville Restaurants: Noodles, Penguin Ed's and Mojitos
Education: University of Arkansas
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.