Carmona is two strokes back in fourth-place.
Play begins Saturday at 8:30 a.m.
Carmona and Kerjiwal tied for third and fifth, respectively.
The senior is three-under par.
Kejriwal led all Rice golfers, tying for eighth-place.
Participated in four events…averaged 73.36 strokes in 11 rounds…recorded one top 20 finish...had four rounds of par or better…tied for 17th-place at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate (9/12-13)…fired a season-best 68 in the second round of the Hartford Hawk Invitational (9/19-20).
2015-16 (Freshman – Sam Houston State)
Third Team All-Southland Conference…had a 73.97 stroke average… posted six rounds at par or better..played in every event in the top five… finished t6th at the Border Olympics with rounds of 70-69…posted a t-14th with rounds of 76-73-71 at UTSA/Oak Hills Invitational…finished t16 at Wyoming Cowboy Classic firing 73-68-73.
Brandeis High School
Selected to San Antonio Express News 5A All-Area Team 2013-14 … San Antonio Express News Super Team 2013-14 … 2015 AJGA David Toms Shreveport Champion…T-5th 2015 AJGA Valera Texas Open Junior…2015 t-9th at UIL 6A State Championship…2014 Region IV 5A Champion … Won 2014 TJGT Texas Junior Masters with rounds of 70-69 … participated in 2014 Callaway Jr. World Championship … six top 15 AJGA finishes … won at 2012 AJGA Jr. All-Star at Gainey Ranch with rounds of 69-73-72 … 12th 2013 AJGA Genesis Shootout with rounds of 74-68-74 … 15th at AJGA Ping Phoenix Junior with rounds of 74-70-73 … won 2012 TJGT Brackenridge Park Jr. Championship … first-team All-Region IV 5A 2013-14 … first-team All-District 27 5A 2011 – 2014.