BEALLSVILLE, Md. – Drew Younts recorded his first Top 10 finish of the season as UNC Greensboro moved up to seventh on the final day at the Georgetown Intercollegiate, played on the Members Club at Four Streams.
Younts, a junior from Stokesdale, NC, carded a final round 75, equaling his Monday opening round and finishing in a seven-way tie for ninth place. Will Bowman carded a 76 on Tuesday to finish one shot behind Younts in a tie for 16th place.
The Spartans finished seventh as a team with a score of 609. UNCG’s 309 on Tuesday was tied for the fifth best score in the 12-team field and pulled the Spartans up three places on Tuesday. The tournament had been shortened to 36 holes due to an extended frost delay on Monday.
Miami-OH won the team title, holding on to a big lead that it established on Monday. The Redhawks shot a 303 on Monday to win by five shots over William & Mary. William & Mary’s Doug Hurson carded a final round 73 to win the individual title by one shot over Miami’s Aaron Crist.
UNCG will host the UNCG Bridgestone Collegiate this coming weekend. Practice rounds, a youth clinic and collegiate-amateur tournament will kick things off on Saturday afternoon at Forest Oaks Country Club. Tournament play gets underway on Monday.
TEAM SCORING: Miami (OH) 590, William & Mary 595, Richmond 599, Minnesota 604, Georgetown 606, Campbell 607, UNCG 609, Gonzaga 613, Saint Joseph’s 615, Detroit-Mercy 619, DePaul 621, St. John’s 631.
INDIVIDUAL SCORING: 1. Doug Hurson (William & Mary) 70-73=143; 2. Aaron Crist (Miami-OH) 70-74=144; 3. Robert Lindstrom (Richmond) 71-74=145; T-4. Nathan Sutherland (Miami-OH) 73-74=147; T-4. Jim Bea (Saint Joseph’s-PA) 74-73=147; T-6. Greg Doherty (DePaul) 74-75=149; T-6. Jason Chun (William & Mary) 76-73=149; T-6. Ben Bastel (Miami-OH) 72-77=149; T-9. Drew Younts (UNCG) 75-75=150; T-9. Garrett Logan (Georgetown) 75-75=150; T-9. Brad Miller (Richmond) 73-77=150; T-9. Zak Drescher (Campbell) 71-79=150; T-9. Victor Hielte (Campbell) 71-79=150; T-9. Yu Katayma (Minnesota) 72-78=150; T-9. Andy Paulson (Minnesota – individual) 75-75=150.
Other UNCG Golfers: T-16. Will Bowman 75-76=151; T-27. Kyle Sonday 75-76=151; T-36. Darragh Coghlan 75-80=155; DQ Will Almand 79-DQ.
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