Cowboys Finish Fifth At West Region Invitational

Cowboys Finish Fifth At West Region Invitational

 

GEORGETOWN, Texas – Hardin-Simmons' men's golf team fell to fifth place after shooting a 313 in the final round of the West Region Invitational at the Berry Creek Country Club in Georgetown.

The Cowboys' scores were bunched together with all five players shooting either a 78 or 79 on Tuesday.

HSU finished the tournament with a 298-308-313-919. Southwestern beat Texas Lutheran by one shot for the team title 888 to 889. Nebraska Wesleyan was third with a 901, the University of Dallas shot 914 and HSU and Southwestern B shot 919. Howard Payne was seventh with a 943, followed by Belhaven and Centenary.

Matt Jouett and Luke Smith each had top 10 finishes for the Cowboys. Jouett shot 73-72-79 -- 224 to finish tied for sixth and Smith shot 68-79-78 -- 225 to tie for eighth place. Nick Vella shot 76-80-79 -- 235. Bobby Johnson finished with an 81-77-78 – 236 and Shea Easterling shot 82-82-78 – 242.

Colin Uecker of Texas Lutheran won the individual title with a 72-72-69-213. He won by five strokes.

HSU will play at the ASC Preview next week at Comanche Trace in Kerrville. 

 

T5 Hardin-Simmons

298

308

313

919

T6 Matt Jouett  

73

72

79

224

T8 Luke Smith

68

79

78

225

23 Nick Vella

76

80

79

235

T24 Bobby Johnson  

81

77

78

236

T34 Shea Easterling  

82

82

78

242

 

 

 

 

 

Team Scoring

1

2

3

Total

1 Southwestern

289

301

298

888

2 Texas Lutheran

297

293

299

889

3 Nebraska Wesleyan

295

305

301

901

4 Dallas

308

303

303

914

T5 Hardin-Simmons

298

308

313

919

T5 Southwestern B

315

315

289

919

7 Howard Payne

300

327

316

943

8 Belhaven

313

314

337

964

9 Centenary College

325

313

328

966

 

 

 

 

 

Top 10 Individuals

1

2

3

Total

1    Colin Uecker, TLU

72 

72 

69 

213   

T2    Matthew Christl, SW

72 

74 

72 

218   

T2    Devon Horne, SW B

72 

79 

67 

218   

4    Sutherland Stith, SW

68 

76 

75 

219   

5    Alex Kubik, NWU

68 

79 

74 

221 

T6    Matt Jouett, HSU

73 

72 

79 

224   

T6    Matthew McArthur, TLU

76 

74 

74 

224 

T8    Christopher Cheney, SW B

79 

77 

69 

225 

T8    Robby Evans, Dallas

76 

71 

78 

225 

T8    Christian Hall , NWU

76 

73 

76 

225 

T8    Emilio Montalvo, Dallas

76 

76 

73 

225   

T8    Luke Smith, HSU

68 

79 

78 

225 

 

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