TULSA MEN FINISH THIRD AT RIVER LANDING INTERCOLLEGIATE
April 12, 2014
Wallace, NC - The Tulsa men's golf team turned in the best round of the day with a four-under par score of 284 and finished in third-place at the River Landing Intercollegiate on Saturday. Tulsa finished the 54-hole tournament with a score of 873, while senior Logan McCracken also had the best individual round of the day at the par-72 River Course with a six-under par 66 as he moved up from 12th place to second place with a three-under par 213 total score.
Tulsa ended the tournament five strokes behind team champion East Carolina's score of 868 and one stroke behind second-place VCU's total of 872. Maryland placed fourth with a score of 880, while Campbell and Winthrop tied or fifth place in the 10-team field with scored of 890.
In addition to McCracken, the Hurricane had three more golfers finish among the top-20 individually. Junior Matt Mabrey also had an under-par score on Saturday with a three-under par 69 and finished the tournament with a four-over par score of 220. Junior Colton Staggs placed 19th overall, one stroke behind Mabrey, with a 221 total, while senior Mark Mumford had a 220 score for 20th place. Staggs turned in a round of 74 today, while Mumford shot 76 for his final round.
Tulsa freshman Matthew Marquez finished in 37th place with a final score of 230 after turning in a score or 75 on Saturday.
Tulsa will be back in action at the Conference USA Championships, April 27-29, at the Oak Tree Country Club - East Course in Edmond, Oklahoma.
Team Results 1. East Carolina 293-289-287=869 2. VCU 287-291-294=872 3. Tulsa 299-290-284=873 5. Maryland 294-301-285=880 T6. Campbell 301-296-293=890 T6. Winthrop 289-304-297=890 7. Loyola-Maryland 300-301-294=895 8. Richmond 304-301-295=900 9. UNCW 298-301-305=904 10. George Mason 307-305-306=918
Tulsa Individuals 2. Logan McCracken 75-72-66=213 (-3) T17. Matt Mabrey 77-74-69=220 (+4) 19. Colton Staggs 74-73-74=221 (+5) T20. Mark Mumford 75-71-76=222 (+60 T37. Matthew Marquez 75-80-75=230 (+14)
Top-5 Individuals 1 Wesley Conover, East Carolina 69-73-70=212 (-4) 2. Logan McCracken, Tulsa 75-72-66=213 (-3) 3. Taylor Dickson, Winthrop 72-70-72=214 (-2) T4. Adam Ball, VCU 70-71-74=215 (-1) T4. Sean Bosdosh, Maryland 70-73-72=215 (-1) T4. Payne McLeod, UNCW 68-75-72=215 (-1) T4. Andrew Stein, Maryland 75-71-69=215 (-1)
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