Indian golf nabs third place finish at the Dogfight
Wednesday, September 19, 2007

CLAYTON, N.C. - The Newberry College men's golf team finished third out of 14 teams competing at the Dogfight at The Neuse that concluded this past Tuesday. Held at The Neuse golf course in Clayton, N.C., the Indians completed play seven strokes behind Pfeiffer University and four strokes behind Cape Fear Community College (N.C.).

Newberry shot 304 on Monday and 301 on Tuesday for a combined total of 605.

Individually, Newberry's Ben Lown (North Augusta, S.C.) tied for third place after shooting 145 over two days.

Lown's two-over par showing was not the only top 10 finish for the Indians. Fellow freshman Daniel Stanley (Inman, S.C.) completed rounds of 76 and 74 en route to a final standing tied for 10th place.

Sophomore Brandon Burnside (North Augusta, S.C.) and freshman John Allen Meetze (Chapin, S.C.) finished with two-day scores of 154 and 157 respectively.

Cape Fear's Steven Brame shot dual 68's on Monday and Tuesday and was the tournament champion with an eight-under par showing.

The Indians next tournament comes in Florence, Ala. on October 14-16. The UNA Classic, hosted by the University of North Alabama, will take place at Blackberry Trail Country Club.

Dogfight at The Neuse
Clayton, N.C.

Dates: Sept. 17-19, 2007
Par: 72, 6920 yards

Fin.  Teams                            Scores    Total    Par
   1  Pfeiffer University............  295  303    598    +22
   2  Cape Fear Community College....  306  295    601    +25
   3  Newberry College...............  304  301    605    +29
  T4  Barton College.................  308  299    607    +31
  T4  Mount Olive College............  299  308    607    +31
   6  Queens Univ. of Charlotte......  313  297    610    +34
   7  Louisburg Community College....  314  300    614    +38
   8  Barton College B...............  302  313    615    +39
   9  Pitt Community College.........  315  305    620    +44
  10  Mount Olive College B..........  317  313    630    +54
  11  St. Andrews Presbyterian.......  323  315    638    +62
  12  Johnston Community College.....  347  343    690   +114
  13  St. Andrews Presbyterian B.....  361  333    694   +118
  14  Lees-McRae College.............  388  374    762   +186

Individual Finishes             R1  R2  Total  Par   Finish
Ben Lown......................  74  71   145    +1   T3rd
Daniel Stanley................  76  74   150    +6   T10th
Brandon Burnside..............  76  78   154   +10   T21st
John Allen Meetze.............  78  79   157   +13   T33rd
Harold Turner.................  80  78   158   +14   T35th