Musketeers Conclude Pinehurst Invite in 12th

Yuki Kato ended the Pinehurst Invitational tied for 22nd place.
 
Yuki Kato ended the Pinehurst Invitational tied for 22nd place.
 

March 12, 2013

Final Stats

Final Results

PINEHURST, N.C. – The Xavier men’s golf team concluded the Pinehurst Invitational in 12th place today with a team score of 299-329-298=926 (+78). The Musketeers fired their best score in the third round shooting a 298 (+14) while Korey Ward registered a team-low 70 (-1) in the final round.

Ward quickly found himself three-over-par, but an eagle on the second hole and two birdies on holes six and eight gave him his eighth below-par round of the season. Ward and Yuki Kato each tied for 22nd place with a final score of 226 (+14).

Senior Aaron Siekmann finished tied for 57th place with a total score of 236 (+24). Connor Tendall fired a 76-86-76=238 (+26) ending the tournament in a tie for 65th. Matt Gerard posted his lowest round of the tournament Tuesday, shooting an 80 (+9). Gerard finished tied for 88th with a final score of 249 (+36).

The 43rd ranked Ball State Cardinals took home the title with a team score of 885 (+37) while Tyler Merkel of Ball State carded a tournament-low 214 (+2).

The Musketeers will return to the links March 24-26 in Williamsburg, Va. to compete in the C&F Bank Intercollegiate. Stay tuned to GoXavier.com for the latest news and updates of men’s golf.


 

 

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