APSU Men’s Golf
Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University men’s golf team shot a final-round 298, improving to a fourth-place finish at San Francisco’s Triumph at Pauma Valley.
The Govs shot a three-round 899 (294-307-298) to finish 25 shots behind tourney winner Central Arkansas’s three-round 874. Host San Francisco finished second (893) followed by Weber State (894) and Austin Peay, while Columbia and Longwood (906) tied for fifth.Freshman Marco Iten led the Govs with a 14th-place finish, shooting a three-round (74-75-75) 224. Iten was even through his first nine, but shot five-over par on the final nine holes. In fact, it was the same stretch the blistered the Govs in second round play. Iten’s double-bogey on No. 13 put him at three-over par and two more bogeys set up his final-round 75.
Sophomore Dustin Korte trailed Iten by one stroke, finishing t-19th (70-80-75=225). Korte had the Govs only under-par round of the tournament Freshman Anthony Bradley, in his first spring tournament, was only a stroke back of Korte, t-22nd (75-75-76=226).
Freshman Trey Tarpley (78-77-74=229) and senior Luke Sherrod (75-83-74=232) rounded out the Govs efforts. In fact, Tarpley and Sherrod each shot final-round 74s, accounting for two of the Govs counting scores in the final round.
Austin Peay returns to action in two weeks, March 28th, at Jacksonville State’s Grub Mart Intercollegiate.
|Place||Name||Round 1||Round 2||Round 3||Total|
|4||Austin Peay State University||294||307||298||899|
|T14||Marco Iten (2)||74||75||75||224|
|T19||Dustin Korte (3)||70||80||75||225|
|T22||Anthony Bradley (4)||75||75||76||226|
|T30||Trey Tarpley (5)||78||77||74||229|
|T37||Luke Sherrod (1)||75||83||74||232|