Men’s golf takes 12th

The men’s golf team came away with a 12th place finish after its final round at the Alabama State University Fall Beach Classic Tuesday.

Murray State finished its three rounds with scores of 298-306-310=914.

Sophomore Preston?French the Racers with rounds of 74-74-77=225, good enough for 27th place overall.

Fellow sophomore Brock Simmons and junior Chasten Howard tied for 48th.

Simmons shot rounds of 71-83-78=232, while Howard carded rounds of 78-76-78=232.

Junior Jordan Smith finished his three rounds in 53rd overall at 77-79-77=233.

Sophomore Jared Gosser was not far behind with a 59th place finish to cap team play.

Gosser ended the tournament at 76-77-84=237.

Sophomore Duncan McCormick finished in 69th place in individual action, with rounds of 77-81-86=244.

West Florida was top in team play at 868, Louisiana-Monroe took second with a score of 876 and Memphis was close behind with 878.

The Racers are off until February, when they travel to Arizona for the Snowman Gateway at Palm Valley Golf Course, Feb. 24-25.


Staff Report