Newberry fourth at L-R/Rock Barn Invitational
Wednesday, March 22, 2006 | by by Mac Frye, Sports Information Student Assistant

CONOVER, N.C.- The Newberry Men's golf team shot 645, earning a share of fourth place out of the 16 teams participating in the Lenoir-Rhyne College/Rock Barn Invitational.  The Indians were 15 strokes behind Pfeiffer University, who won the two-day tournament with a score of 630.  The Indians had two golfers that finished in the top 20 in the invitational.

Hunter Mengel (Stone Mountain, Ga.) led the Indians with +15 for the tournament and finished in a tie for 12th place.  He was followed closely by Daniel Lee (Lincolnton, Ga.) with a +17 which earned a share of 20th.

Newberry will see action next at the UNC-Pembroke/Carolina Sands Intercollegiate on April 1.

Fin Team                  Scores
   1 Pfeiffer University  322  308  630   +54
   2 Lenoir-Rhyne College 324  314  638   +62
   3 Charleston, U. of    315  326  641   +65
T  4 Newberry College     334  311  645   +69
T  4 Tusculum College     327  318  645   +69
T  6 Central Missouri St. 339  307  646   +70
T  6 Lander University    325  321  646   +70
   8 Tiffin University    330  319  649   +73
   9 Queens University    337  323  660   +84
  10 North Greenville U.  335  334  669   +93
T 11 Catawba College      356  314  670   +94
T 11 Mars Hill College    340  330  670   +94
  13 Limestone College    339  332  671   +95
  14 Wingate University   349  330  679  +103
  15 Virginia at Wise, U  359  337  696  +120
  16 Kentucky State U.    427  424  851  +275

Fin  Name                 Scores
T 12  Hunter Mengel       80   79   159   +15 
T 20  Daniel Lee          86   75   161   +17 
T 27  Billy Burrows       91   72   163   +19 
T 34  Jonas Reid          88   77   165   +21 
T 34  Martin Gasque       81   84   165   +21 
T 41  Brian Rush          87   80   167   +23  
T 77  Michael Edwards     92   94   186   +42