LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - Three of the six SCAC men’s golf teams were in action last weekend at two different events, highlighted by Texas Lutheran capturing the team title at the Rockwind Links Intercollegiate in Hobbs, N.M.
The Bulldogs fired the low round of the tournament on Sunday with a team total of 280, eight strokes under par, before closing out the win with a three-under round of 285 on Monday for a two-day total of 565. New Mexico Military Institute (573), a junior college out of Roswell, N.M., finished eight shots behind the Bulldogs. Schreiner also participated at the event finishing in a tie for sixth after a two-day team total of 583.
Texas Lutheran senior Colin Uecker took home medalist honors for the second-straight week and fifth time in his Bulldog career after an eight-under 36-hole total of 136. Uecker opened the tournament with a two-under round of 70 and secured the individual title with a tournament low six-under round of 66 on Monday. TLU sophomore Matthew McArthur cracked the top-five in the individual standings at the event in a three-way tie for third with a four-under 36-hole score of 140 (68-62).
Schreiner was led by senior Jake Bell and sophomore Wyatt Koricanek, both finishing in a six-way tie fore 11th with a two-day total of 144.
Centenary finished second out of eight teams at the Louisiana College Fall Invite after carding a 36-hole team score of 611 (306-305) at the par-72, 6,842-yard Links on the Bayou Course in Alexandria, La. The Gents claimed three top-10 finishes, including juniors Reed Balcerowicz and Brodey Warner finishing third and fourth respectively. Balcerowicz improved four strokes on the second day to fire an even-par 72 to finish with a total of 148 (+4). Warner finished two over after round one and three over in round two to finish with a 149 total (+5).
The SCAC men’s golf circuit continues this week as Johnson & Wales is set to open the fall portion of its schedule at the Twin Cities Classic in Minnesota and Dallas and Southwestern are heading to Mississippi for the Rhodes College Fall Collegiate .
For complete results and recaps from all of the opening week of action, click the links below.
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