Indians Finish 11th at Tusculum Invitational
Sunday, March 11, 2007

GREENEVILLE, Tenn. – Newberry College shot a second round 316 to finish in 11th place with a two-day total of 627 at the Tusculum Invitational on Sunday afternoon at the par-71, 6,733 yard Links Hill Country Club.

Grand Valley State University won the team title, shooting a +20 588.  Saginaw Valley State followed with a 590 and USC Upstate finished third with a 593.  Lewis University and the host school Tusculum College finished fourth and fifth, respectively.

Individually for the Indians, freshman Harold Turner finished tied for 38th place with a 154.  Brandon Burnside followed with a 155 while Sean Collard shot a 157.  A pair of juniors in Martin Gasque and Michael Edwards shot a 161 and 168, respectively.

Tusculum’s Darren Christie took home medalist honors, shooting a two-under par 140.

Newberry will compete in the Carolina Sands Invitational on March 30 in White Lake, N.C.