Newberry men's golf places fifth at the Outback Intercollegiate
Sophomore Daniel Stanley tied for 23rd in the alleged spring's first tournament.


Newberry men's golf places fifth at the Outback Intercollegiate
Wednesday, February 4, 2009

PANAMA CITY, Fla. - The Newberry College men's golf team got the spring season underway with a fifth place finish at the Outback Intercollegiate hosted by Catawba College held at the Hombre Golf Club in Panama City, Fla. on Tuesday.

The scarlet and gray shot a two-day total of 607 (297-310, +31) at the par-72, 6,541 yard course to finish fifth out of 16 teams. Columbus State University took first place with a 585 stroke total (292-293, +9).

Individually, Newberry had three players finish in the top-30. Sophomore Daniel Stanley (Inman, S.C.) tied for 23rd finishing the tournament at eight over par (72-80, 152). Just one stroke behind his teammate was Matthew Campbell (Rome, N.Y.). The freshman finished with a 153 (76-77) for the tournament and nine over par while tying for 25th.

Sophomore John Allen Meetze also notched a top-30 placement with a 154 two-day score. Meetze shot dual 77s to finish 10-over par and tied for 28th.

The individual tournament champion was Will Wilcox from Clayton State University. Wilcox shot six under par with a 138 (72-66) for the tournament.

The Newberry College men's golf team will be in action again February 15th at the Matlock Intercollegiate in Lakeland, Fla.

The Outback Intercollegiate (Feb. 2-3, 2009)
Hombre Golf Club Panama City, Fla.

Par: 72 Yardage: 6,541

1. Columbus State University 292 293 585 +9
2. Clayton State University 291 298 589 +13
3. Lander University 293 297 590 +14
4. Armstrong Atlantic State University 293 299 592 +16
5. Newberry College 297 310 607 +31
6. Lincoln Memorial University 303 306 609 +33
7. North Greenville University 301 317 618 +42
Cape Fear Community College 308 310 618 +42
9. Southeastern Oklahoma State Univ. 307 313 620 +44
10. Catawba College 302 320 622 +46
11. Georgia Southwestern State Univ. 301 324 625 +49
Tusculum College 304 321 625 +49
13. Southern Wesleyan University 312 331 643 +67
14. Wingate University 327 317 644 +68
Lenoir-Rhyne University 334 310 644 +68
16. Faulkner University 329 335 664 +88

Newberry Individual Finishes
T23. Daniel Stanley 72 80 152 +8
T25. Matthew Campbell 76 77 153 +9
T28. John Allen Meetze 77 77 154 +10
T32. Ben Lown 72 83 155 +11
T51. Stephen Holmes 83 76 159 +15