Stanley ties for 15th as the scarlet and gray finish in 10th place
Junior Daniel Stanley ties for 15th place, his fourth top-20 placement of the season, in Lakeland, Fla. on Tuesday.


Stanley ties for 15th as the scarlet and gray finish in 10th place
Tuesday, February 16, 2010

LAKELAND, Fla. - The Newberry College men's golf program, ranked 23rd nationally, finished the 54-hole Matlock Collegiate Classic in 10th place after Tuesday's third and final round.

The scarlet and gray shot a 304 over the final 18 holes to combine for a three round stroke total of 907 (308-295-304; +43) at the par-72, 7,065-yard Lone Palm Golf Club in Lakeland, Fla. The field of 15 teams had to finish the final holes of Monday's second round this morning with play starting at 8 a.m.

Georgia College & State University overcame a first round that placed the Bobcats 12 strokes behind the pace. GCSU narrowly edged out host Florida Southern College by one stroke with a three round total of 863 (291-288-281; -1).

Individually, junior Daniel Stanley (Inman, S.C.) picked up a top-20 placement, tying for 15th place at the end of the final round. Stanley shot a 75 on Tuesday and totaled 221 (74-72-75; +5) strokes for the tournament. Tallying 11 of Newberry's 37 birdies in the tournament, Stanley registered his fourth top-20 finish of the season.

Freshman Chandler Gruenemeier (Jacksonville, Fla.) finished the tournament 9-over par and tied for 27th with a score of 225 (77-73-75). Gruenemeier was responsible for one of five eagles in the tournament.

Sophomore Matthew Campbell (Rome, N.Y.) tied for 46th after a three round stroke total of 230 (79-73-78; +14) while Matthew Killen (Yorkshire, England), also a sophomore, tied for 53rd with a 231 (78-77-76; +15). Senior Sean Collard (Gauteng, South Africa) tied for 72nd with a 244 (81-81-82; +28).

The individual tournament champion was Joe Young of GCSU. The Bobcat number one shot 6-under par over 54-holes with a stroke total of 210 (71-67-72).

Newberry is in action next at the Richard Rendleman Invitational in Salisbury, N.C. on February 29-March 2.

Matlock College Classic (Feb. 15-16, 2010)
Lone Palm Golf Club Lakeland, Fla.
Par:
72 Yardage: 7,065

  Final Results Rd. 1 Rd. 2 Rd. 3 Total Relation to Par
1. Georgia College & State University 291 288 284 863 -1
2. Florida Southern College 295 281 288 864 E
3. Barry University 279 292 296 867 +3
4 University of West Florida 289 295 300 884 +20
5. Florida Institute of Technology 293 295 297 885 +21
6. Nova Southeastern University 300 292 295 887 +23
7. Saint Leo University 301 291 300 892 +28
8. Lynn University 294 307 295 896 +32
9. Rollins College 295 297 306 898 +34
10. Newberry College 308 295 304 907 +43
11. Columbus State University 307 303 300 910 +46
12. Valdosta State University 311 295 308 914 +50
13. Delta State University 294 313 309 916 +52
14. Clayton State University 299 304 315 918 +54
15. Eckerd College 313 308 312 933 +69


Newberry Individuals (Final Results)

T15. Daniel Stanley 74 72 75 221 +5
T27. Chandler Gruenemeier 77 73 75 225 +9
T46. Matthew Campbell 79 73 78 230 +14
T53. Matthew Killen 78 77 76 231 +15
T72. Sean Collard 81 81 82 244 +28