Smith Fifth, Cowboys Sixth At ASC Championship

Smith Fifth, Cowboys Sixth At ASC Championship

KERRVILLE, Texas – Hardin-Simmons' men's golf team is in sixth place after the first round of the American Southwest Conference Championship, which is being held at Comanche Trace Golf Club in Kerrville.

The Cowboys shot a 317 and are tied with East Texas Baptist. McMurry and LeTourneau are tied for the lead at 297 and Concordia is one stroke back. UT-Dallas is fourth at 302 and Mary Hardin-Baylor is fifth with a 313. Howard Payne (329) and Louisiana College (332) round out the field.

Luke Smith led the Cowboys with a one-over-par 73. He is in fifth place individually. Matt Jouett shot a 78 and Nick Vella carded an 82. Shea Easterling and Bobby Johnson each had an 84 for HSU.

Dalton Northcutt leads the individual race after shooting a 70. He has a one-stroke lead over Ben Balen of Concordia.

The teams will play 18 holes on Monday in the second round of the 54-hole tournament.

 

 

T6 Hardin-Simmons

317

5 Luke Smith

73

T21 Matt Jouett

78

T32 Nick Vella

82

T38 Bobby Johnson

84

T38 Shea Easterling

84

 

 

Team Scores

 

T1 McMurry

297

T1 LeTourneau

297

3 Concordia

298

4 UT-Dallas

302

5 Mary Hardin-Baylor

313

T6 Hardin-Simmons

317

T6 East Texas Baptist

317

8 Howard Payne

329

9 Louisiana College

332

 

 

Top 10 Individuals

 

1    Dalton Northcutt, LETU

70 

2    Ben Balen, CTX

71   

T3    Elliot Bourke, MCM

72   

T3    Brice Cooper, UTD

72   

5    Luke Smith, HSU

73   

T6    Cory Gillespie, LETU

74   

T6    Seger Howell, CTX

74   

T6    Clemente Yanes, Mcm

74   

T9    Michael Hunt, McM

75 

T9    Jacob Rockefeller, UTD

75   

T9    Brady Wright, ETBU

75 

 

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