Cowboys Improve Seven Shots In Round Two

Cowboys Improve Seven Shots In Round Two
TUNICA, Miss. – Hardin-Simmons' men's golf team improved seven shots in the second round of the Rhodes Invitational at the par-72, 7,125-yard Tunica National Golf Course in Tunica, Miss.

The Cowboys finished the tournament with a 309-302 for a 611 total score. HSU finished 13th in the 18-team field. Texas-Tyler won the event by eight strokes over Rhodes (B) 578 to 586. Center College and Sewanee tied for third with 588 and Rhodes College was fifth with a 590.

Sophomore Luke Smith finished with a 72 on Monday to lead the Cowboys. He birdied two of the final three holes. He finished with a 75-72-147 for the tournament which was good for a tie for 15th overall. Freshman Matt Jouett was one of the players tied with Smith. Jouett shot 73-74-147.

Aaron Errico shot an 82-76-158 for the Cowboys. Mike Speck and Austin Prior each shot 80 on Tuesday. Speck shot 79-80 -159 and Prior shot 83-80-163.

Ryan Elmore of Berry College shot a 66 to tie Brandon Rougeau of Texas-Tyler for the medalist title. Elmore shot 72-66-138 and Rougeau shot 67-71-138.

The Cowboys will next be in action on Sept. 26-27 at the Al Jones Invitational in Tyler.
 
 

HSU Scores

1

2

Total

12 Hardin-Simmons

309

302

611

T15 Luke Smith  

75

72

147

T15 Matt Jouett  

73

74

147

T73 Aaron Errico  

82

76

158

T77 Mike Speck  

79

80

159

85 Austin Prior  

83

80

163

 
 
 
 

Team Scores

1

2

Total

1 Texas-Tyler

290

288

578

2 Rhodes College (B)

295

291

586

T3 Centre College

301

287

588

T3 Sewanee

290

298

588

5 Rhodes College

293

297

590

T6 Berry College

304

289

593

T6 Emory

298

295

593

8 Huntingdon College (B)

310

286

596

9 Birmingham Southern

299

303

602

10 Webster

298

307

605

11 Transylvania

306

300

606

12 Hardin-Simmons

309

302

611

13 Millikin University

302

310

612

14 Millsaps College

319

294

613

15 Piedmont College

315

306

621

16 Southwestern

314

308

622

17 Maryville College

318

311

629

18 Hendrix College

329

326

655

 
 
 
 

Top 10 Individuals

1

2

Total

T1 Ryan Elmore, Berry

72

66

138

T1 Brandon Rougeau, UTT

67

71

138

T3 Alex Wedding, Sewanee

69

71

140

T3 Sam Hill, UTT

70

70

140

5 Mark Connelly, HC

75

67

142

T6 Gray Matthews, Sewanee

69

74

143

T6 Carson Riley, Centre

72

71

143

8 Dakota Jarman, Centre

75

69

144

T9 Will Strong, Rhodes (B)

77

68

145

T9 Carter Connelly, Rhodes (B)

72

73

145

T9 Keenan Hickton, Emory

73

72

145

T9 Tyler Cohen, Rhodes (B)

73

72

145  

 

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