Tulsa Men Golfers Win National Invitational Tournament
March 22, 2011
Tucson, Arizona - The Tulsa men's golf team captured the team championship at the National Invitational Tournament on Tuesday. The Hurricane carded a final round 283 to finish the 54-hole tournament with an 11-over par score of 867 at the Omni Tucson National Country Club as the teams played both the par 70 Sonoran Course and the par-72 Catalina Course.
The Hurricane outdistanced second-place SMU by seven strokes. SMU carded a score of 874 and was followed by host Arizona (876) in third place, while Indiana and TCU (882) tied for fourth place.
Tulsa junior Stephen Carney turned in a final round score of three-under par 69 to finish in second place overall with a three round total of three-under par 211, while sophomore Chris Worrell had another round of two-under par 70 for a final score of even par 214 for sixth place.
A pair of freshman, John Young Kim and Johannes Veerman, finished in 14th and 26th place respectively. Kim shot a final round five-under par 67 and had a 54-hole total of five-over par 219, while Veerman carded a tournament total of 223.
Junior Arie Fauzi rounded out the Tulsa scorers with a 237 total for 82nd place
Team Scores 1. Tulsa 302-282-283=867 2. SMU 300-284-290=874 3. Arizona 286-298-292=876 T4. Indiana 303-239-290=882 T4. TCU 309-289-284=882 6. UNLV 305-288-291=884 7. Kent State 302-293-290=885 8. Colorado State 302-294-292=888 9. New Mexico 304-298-293=895 10. Kansas 306-290-307=903 11. Wyoming 304-302-302=908 12. Utah 312-302-300=914 13. Villanova 312-308-296=916 14. Northern Iowa 318-298-304=920 15. UTEP 317-307-308=932
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