Tulsa Golfers Place 5th at Columbia Regional Preview
Sept. 17, 2013
Columbia, Mo. - Logan McCracken led the Tulsa men's golf team to a fifth-place performance at the season-opening Columbia Regional Preview on Tuesday. The Tulsa golfers finished with a 54-hole score of 879 after today's score of 294 at the par-72 The Club at Old Hawthorne.
McCracken also finished in fifth-place in the individual race with a final 18-hole score of 70 today to complete the tournament with a total of four-under par 212. The senior birdied his first hole, the par-3 third, then went on to birdie holes 10, 12, 15 and 17. He suffered one bogey and one double-bogey on the day.
Junior Colton Staggs had a birdie on hole 3 and pared each of the remaining 17 holes to finish the day with a one-under par 71 and a three-round total of 219 for 19th place.
Host Missouri claimed the team title with a 12-under par 852 total, while Iowa State (857), Austin Peay (870), San Francisco (876) and Tulsa (879) rounded out the top five schools.
Second round leader Emilio Cuartero of Missouri finished with a five-stroke victory with an 11-under par 205 total.
Tulsa is back in action beginning Sunday at the Windon Memorial Classic, which takes place Sunday-Monday, Sept. 22-23. The 54-hole event takes place at the Skokie Country Club in Evanston, Illinois.
Team Results 1. Missouri 290-272-290=852 2. Iowa State 292-285-280=857 3. Austin Peay 290-280-300=870 4. San Francisco 293-286-297=876 5. Tulsa 298-287-294=879 6. South Alabama 297-293-290=880 7. Memphis 293-294-296=883 8. Kansas State 297-284-307=888 9. Mississippi 295-291-303=889 10. Nebraska 292-304-295=891 11. UL-Lafayette 297-308-290=895
Individual Results 1. Emilio Cuartero, Missouri 68-67-70=205 (-11) T2. Michael Garretson, S. Alabama 72-69-69=210 (-6) T2. Euan Walker, Missouri 73-66-71=210 (-6) 4. Scott Fernandez, Iowa State 73-70-68=211 (-5) 5. Logan McCracken, Tulsa 74-68-70=212 (-4)
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