Men's Golf Finishes Strong At Golfweek Conference Challenge

Yuki Kato finished 21st.

Yuki Kato finished 21st.

Sept. 18, 2012


IOWA CITY, Iowa --- The Xavier University men's golf team had a solid final round on Tuesday at the Golfweek Conference Challenge at the Spirit Hollow Golf Course in Iowa City, Iowa. The Musketeers shot a 291 today to move them up into a ninth place finish with a three-day total of 900.

Two Musketeers finished in the top 25 for the tournament thanks to strong efforts today. Yuki Kato's second straight round of par-72 left him tied for 21st place at 222. Teammate Aaron Siekmann vaulted up to a tie for 24th place at 223 after shooting a final round of 2-under-par 70. Jesse Heinly shot a 73 today to finish tied for 31st at 225.

Xavier is off this weekend before heading to Ft. Myers, Fla., to host the Cobra Puma Invitational Sept. 30-Oct. 1.