Cowboys Finish Third At Mary Hardin-Baylor

Cowboys Finish Third At Mary Hardin-Baylor

KILLEEN, Texas – Hardin-Simmons' men's golf team shot a 301 at the soggy Stonetree Golf Club in Killeen to finish third at the Mary Hardin-Baylor Fall Invitational.

Junior Luke Smith shot an even-par 72 and moved from 10th to a tie for second in the tournament. He shot a 74-72-146 and led the field with 26 pars over the two rounds.

Freshman Nick Vella shot a 70-79-149 to finish tied for ninth. Aaron Errico shot 76-74-150 to place 13th overall. Matt Jouett had rounds of 78 and 76 for a 154 total and Michael Speck shot a 79-81-160.

Despite rainy conditions throughout the round, the Cowboys finished with a 301 total on Tuesday and a 298-301-599 total. HSU was 10 strokes behind Trinity who won the tournament with a 292-297-589. First-round leader Texas Lutheran shot 308 in the second round and finished with a 598 total just one shot ahead of the Cowboys.

Mary Hardin-Baylor shot a pair of 300s for a 600 total and fourth place. McMurry was fifth with a 607, the University of Dallas, Mary Hardin-Baylor B, Howard Payne, LeTourneau and Louisiana College rounded out the field.

Dawson Dally of Trinity, who was one of four players tied for the lead after the opening round, shot a 74 on Tuesday and finished with a total of 144 for a two-shot lead over Smith, Jacob Wade of Dallas and Matthew McArthur of Texas Lutheran.

 

(3) HSU

298

301

599

 

T 2 Luke Smith

74

72

146

 

T 9 Nick Vella

70

79

149

 

T 13 Aaron Errico  

76

74

150

 

T 27 Matt Jouett  

78

76

154

 

T 40 Michael Speck

79

81

160

 

 

 

 

 

 

Team Scores

1

2

Total

 

1 Trinity

292

297

589

 

2 Texas Lutheran

290

308

598

 

3 Hardin-Simmons

298

301

599

 

4 Mary Hardin-Baylor

300

300

600

 

5 McMurry

300

307

607

 

6 Dallas

305

305

610

 

7 UMHB B

305

312

617

 

8 Howard Payne

317

301

618

 

9 LeTourneau

308

313

621

 

10 Louisiana College

326

331

657

 

 

 

 

 

 

Top 10 Individuals

1

2

Total

 

1 Dawson Dally, Trinity

70

74

144

 

T 2 Jacob Wade, Dallas

77

69

146

 

T 2 Luke Smith, HSU

74

72

146

 

T 2 Matthew McArthur, TLU

70

76

146

 

T 2 Wyatt Blezinger, TLU

70

76

146

 

T 6 Peyton Bartee, Trinity

74

73

147

 

T 6 Robby Evans, Dallas

71

76

147

 

8 Michael Hunt, McMurry

73

75

148

 

T 9 Nick Vella, HSU

70

79

149

 

T 9 Colin Uecker, TLU

73

76

149

 

 

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