Men's Golf to Tee Off at C-USA Championship, Sunday|
April 26, 2014
CONFERENCE USA MEN'S GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. - Marshall will travel to Edmond, Okla., for the 2014 Conference USA Men's Golf Championship, teeing off Sunday at Oak Tree Country Club. The Thundering Herd will get underway paired with Middle Tennessee and Tulsa at 9:27 a.m. ET at hole No. 10.
The championship consists of 54 holes on a par-70, 6,861-yard course spanning three days, with the winning team receiving an automatic berth into the NCAA Regionals. This is the first time the tournament will be hosted at Oak Tree Country Club.
HAVE YOU HERD?
Each of Marshall's five group-competitors finished in the top 12, with four inside the top 10. Logan Lagodich (Canton, Ohio) finished as runner-up at 4-over 214, eight strokes behind champion Jose Narro from Bowling Green (4-under 206). Lagodich and Narro tied for most birdies of the tournament with 11 each, and Marshall ended with the most team birdies at 38.
EASY AS 1, 2, 3
For the second consecutive year, Marshall senior Brian Anania (Hurricane, W.Va.) was named to the Conference USA Men's Golf All-Academic Team, the league announced Thursday.
While maintaining a 3.94 GPA in business management with a marketing minor, Anania boasts the best stroke average on the team (72.58) in 26 rounds of play this season. His average entering the C-USA Championship ranks No. 2 in Herd history in a single season, behind only former teammate Nathan Kerns, who posted a 71.72 last season.
SCOUTING THE FIELD
SURVEYING THE COURSE