Golf Places 15th in Golfweek Conference Challenge


 

 

Sept. 17, 2013

Complete Results

BURLINGTON, Iowa - Louisiana Tech shot a tournament-best round Tuesday as the Bulldogs wrapped up the Golfweek Conference Challenge at Spirit Hollow Golf Course with a 15th place finish.

LA Tech shot 300 as a team as Travis Wilmore led the final round with a team-best even-par 72. That allowed him to lead the team overall with a 9-over-par 225 (78-75-72=225) for the tournament as he was one of three Bulldogs to improve his score with each succeeding round. The senior from Alexandria, La. finished tied-for-48th overall.

Sophomore Victor Lange placed tied-for-52nd as he shot 10-over-par (74-76-76=226) while sophomore Ben Robinson matched that effort (74-75-77=226).

Sophomore Chuck Spears cut six strokes off his first round and finished 67th with a 235 (81-79-75), finishing 19-over-par. John Lewis Sams, a freshman from Coushatta, La., finished 21-over-par for the tournament (80-79-78=237).

LA Tech returns to action on Oct. 5-6 as the Bulldogs will compete at the David Toms Intercollegiate in Baton Rouge, La.

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