April 1, 2014

Olsson Finishes In Top 15 At Miami Shores

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. - The Georgia Southwestern men's golf team wrapped up play Tuesday at the 14-team Buccaneer Invitational. GSW finished in 13th place. Anders Olsson led the Hurricanes at the two-day, three-round event with a 2-over 215 total to finish tied for 14th overall in the 82-player field.

Nicholas Ward tied for 44th overall for Southwestern at the par-71, 6,733-yard Normandy Shores Golf Club, seven shots behind Olsson. Fraser Johnston and Jungsun Lee tied for 69th. Both men carded a 234. Nick Ray finished with a 236.

The Hurricanes finished 71 strokes behind team champion No. 1 Barry University. The hosts ran away with the tournament, finishing 22 shots ahead of second place Johnson & Wales. Adam Svensson from Barry edged out teammate Nico Cavero for the individual title as he finished six strokes ahead with a 13-under 200 score.

GSW returns to the links April 18 for the Peach Belt Conference Championships at Callaway Gardens in Pine Mountain, Ga.

 

2014 BUCCANEER INVITATIONAL - TEAM SCORES


Rd. 1
Rd. 2
Rd. 3
Total  
(1) Barry University 283
270
278
831
-21
Johnson & Wales 282
289
282
853
+1
(8) Nova Southeastern 283
289
285
857
+5
(RV) Saint Leo 282
286
290
858
+6
(4) Chico State 282
294
286
862
+10
(17) Florida Tech 282
294
288
864
+12
(20) St. Edward's 288
288
292
868
+16
(RV) Wilmington (DE) 291
294
300
885
+33
(RV) Valdosta State 302
292
295
889
+37
Montevallo 291
289
310
890
+38
Eastern Florida State 295
300
297 892
+40
Colorado-CO Springs 302 295
298
895
+43
GSW 302 298
302
902 +50
Tampa 311
301
305
917
+65
           
( ) - NCAA Division II ranking in latest Golf World/Nike Golf Coaches Poll with RV = received votes

GSW SCORES

Place
Rd. 1
Rd. 2
Rd. 3
Total  
T14 Anders Olsson 73 68
74 215 +2
T44 Nicholas Ward 72 76 74
222 +9
T69 Fraser Johnston 77
78
79 234 +21
T69 Jungsun Lee 81
76
77
234 +21
T73 Nick Ray
80
79
77 236 +23