Cowboys Set For ASC Men’s Golf Championship

Cowboys Set For ASC Men’s Golf Championship

ABILENE, Texas - Hardin-Simmons' men's golf team will tee off in the 2019 American Southwest Conference Golf Championship on Sunday at the Comanche Trace Golf Club in Kerrville, Texas.

The Cowboys are looking for their first ASC title since the 2002 season. HSU has won five ASC titles in its history.

HSU is averaging 303.3 on the year, which is fourth among the teams in the tournament.

Senior Luke Smith leads the ASC with a 72.9 scoring average on the season. He is ranked No. 25 nationally as an individual. Junior Matt Jouett ranks 11th in scoring among players in the field at 75.1.

Nick Vella and Bobby Johnson both average 77 for the Cowboys and Shea Easterling is the fifth Cowboys with an 81 average.

The teams will play 18 holes on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday. The winner of the tournament receives an automatic bid into the NCAA Championship.