Men’s Golf Closes out the Memphis Intercollegiate
Herd finished 12th
CORDOVA, Tenn. – The Marshall men’s golf team finished 12th at the Memphis Intercollegiate Tuesday afternoon at the Colonial Country Club.
Junior Alex Weiss was the top finisher for the Herd tied for 18th. Freshmen Cole Moore and Matt Hoffman improved by four strokes each from rounds two to three.
ON THE LEADERBOARD
Little Rock won the team competition by just two strokes over Lipscomb. Little Rock ended the event at 31-over with a combined score of 895. Dawson Armstrong of Lipscomb came away with the individual title by two strokes over Nick Bienz of IUPUI.
Head Coach Matt Grobe
“Today was pretty frustrating. We got off to a really bad start and then fought hard and started to play better. We were really playing some good golf and then we finished very poorly. We have to do a better job of finishing next week.”
AMONG THE HERD: 13 teams and 75 players
12 – Marshall University 310+302+309=921
T17 – Alex Weiss 75+73+78=226
T27 – Clark Robinson 79+72+78=229
T33 – Cole Moore 76+79+75=230
57 – Will Evans 80+78+78=236
T69 – Matt Hoffman 80+84+80=244
Marshall heads north to Akron, Ohio for the Firestone Invitational that will begin Monday, Oct. 3.
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