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Pioneers wrap up fall season with third place finish at Walters State Classic

Pioneers wrap up fall season with third place finish at Walters State Classic

MORRISTOWN, Tenn. --- The Tusculum University men's golf team finished third with a two-day score of 620 at the 2018 Walters State Fall Classic.  The Pioneers posted a final round 319 on Tuesday at the par-72, 7,055-yard Country Club of Morristown.

Tusculum newcomer Noah Jones led the Pioneers as he finished with 75-80=155 to take sole possession of 12th place.

Host Walters State led wire-to-wire to capture the team crown as the Senators finished with 603, 13 shots better than runner-up Carson-Newman B (616).  Carson-Newman C finished fourth with 631 followed by Abraham Baldwin (634), Belmont Abbey B (636), Spartanburg Methodist (649), Union College (669), Bluefield State (738) and Roane State (740).

Elliott Smith of Walters State shot an even par 72 on the final day to finish with 146 and win by three shots over Carson-Newman's Will Collins (72-77=149).

The Tusculum duo of Liam Sweeney and Matt DiBella tied for 13th place with 156, while Kyle Engelbert and Mike Bevacqua tied for 19th place with 157.

The Pioneers wrap up the fall portion of its 2018-2019 schedule. TU returns to action Feb. 11-12 to compete at the Spring Kickoff Intercollegiate in Fleming Island, Florida.

 

Team Results

Pl

Team

1st

2nd

TOT

1

Walters State

297

306

603

2

Carson-Newman B

309

307

616

3

TUSCULUM

301

319

620

4

Carson-Newman C

323

308

631

5

Abraham Baldwin

325

309

634

6

Belmont Abbey B

320

316

636

7

Spartanburg Methodist

322

327

649

8

Union (Ky.)

331

338

669

9

Bluefield State

375

363

738

10

Roane State

358

382

740

 

Tusculum Individual Scores

Pl

Player

1st

2nd

TOT

12

Noah Jones

75

80

155

T13

Liam Sweeney

77

79

156

T13

Matt DiBella

77

79

156

T19

Kyle Engelbert

76

81

157

T19

Mike Bevacqua

73

84

157

 

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