GSW Finished T11th at NCAA DII Preview

GSW Finished T11th at NCAA DII Preview

DANIELS, W.Va. -- The Georgia Southwestern's golf team finished tied for 11th place at the NCAA DII Preview, which was hosted by GSW at Cobb Course at Glade Springs in Daniels, West Virginia. The par 71, 7,080 yard course was played by 90 players from 17 different universities. 

After finishing Day 1 in 12th place, the Hurricanes moved up a spot, shooting a 289 in Day 2 for a total score of 878 (293-296-289) for the tied 11th place finish. No. 1 Barry won the tournament, shooting -12 par, 840. No. 3 Lynn placed second with a score of 843 as No. 15 St. Mary's - Texas (858), Wingate University (866) and Colorado - CO Springs (870) rounded out the top 5 for the tournament. 

Vincent Norrman and Cole Madison finished the tournament tied for 19th place, shooting 4-over 217. Norrman (74-72-71) and Madison (74-73-70) both moved up spots since beginning the tournament yesterday. Ryan Cahill is tied for 30th place, shooting scores of (71-74-74) for a 6-over 219 score. 

Elias Birkeland, who is the only Hurricane participating as an individual, finished tied for 49th place with a score of 222. Tyler Barker finished tied for 61st with a 225 score as Wil Hernandez finished in 85th place, shooting 237. 

Lynn's Tomas Gana finished atop the leader board with a score of 205 that put him in first place. St. Mary's - Texas Emilio Gonzales shot a 206 that placed him in second place while Barry's Jorge Garcia and Kelley Sullivan from Chico State finished tied for third place with a score of 207. Ben Thompson from Newberry College rounded out the top 5, shooting a 208. 

Up Next: The Hurricanes will compete in the NSU Shark Invitational, hosted by Nova Southeastern at the PGA National Golf Club in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. on Oct. 8th and 9th. 

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NCAA DII PREVIEW - TEAM SCORES

 

Teams

Rd. 1

Rd. 2

Rd. 3

Total

+/-

1.

Barry (1) 

283

276 281 840 -12

2.

Lynn (3)

285

271 287 843

-9

3.

St. Mary's, Texas (15)

286 289 283 858 +6

4.

Wingate University (RV)

298

280 288 866

+14

5.

Colorado - Co Springs (RV)

295 286 289 870

+18

6.

Southern Wesleyan 

290

288 294 872

+20

7.

Chico State (12)

290 292 291 873 +21

8.

Lee University (RV)

291

290 295 876

+24

 

Newberry College (20)

300 285 291 876 +24

10.

Missouri - St. Louis (RV)

294 293 290 877 +25

11.

GSW (RV)

293

296 289 878

+26

 

King University

304 288 286 878 +26

13.

CSU East Bay (RV)

299 293 291 883 +31
14.

Queens Univ. of Charlotte 

293 292 299 884 +32
15.

Lander University

299 298 293 890 +38
16.

Charleston

308 304 300 912 +60
17.

California, Pa. 

314 319 297 930 +78
             

( ) = Ranking in latest Golf Coaches Association of America Bushnell Golfweek NCAA Division II Coaches Poll

RV = Received Votes     

 

GSW SCORES

Place

 

Rd. 1

Rd. 2

Rd. 3

Total

+/-

T19.

Vincent Norrman

74

72 71 217

+4

T19.

Cole Madison 

74

73 70 217

+4

T30.

Ryan Cahill

71

74 74 219

+6`

T49.

Elias Birkeland 

74

75 73 222

+9

T61.

Tyler Barker

74

77 74 225

+12

85.

Wil Hernandez

75

85 77 237

+24