Wolves finish Matlock Classic in 14th


Wolves finish Matlock Classic in 14th
Tuesday, February 12, 2013

LAKELAND, Fla. - The Newberry College men's golf team finished the 32nd Annual Matlock Collegiate Classic at the Lone Palm Golf Course on Tuesday in 14th place with a three-round total of 49-over par 913 (302-305-306).

Chandler Gruenemeier (Jacksonville, Fla.) shot even par Tuesday to finish in a tie for 25th with a 5-over par 221. Jon Weiss (Sumter, S.C.) tied for 51st with a three-round total of 11-over par 227 after shooting a 75 in the final round.

Dixon Walker (Lexington, S.C.) shot a 78 Tuesday and finished in a tie for 53rd with a 12-over par 228, Tommy Hurst (Miami, Fla.) finised in 71st with a 22-over par 238 and Layton Truax (Savannah, Ga.) finished in 75th with a 35-over par 251.

Barry University won the tournament with a Classic record 838 (-26), besting a record set by LSU (-24) in 1989. Florida Southern's Tim Crouch set the tournament individual record at 16-under, besting a record set iby FSC's Jeff Klauk (-12) in 2001.

The Wolves return to the links on March 18 and 19 at the Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate. That tournament will be held at the Sevierville Golf Course in Sevierville, Tenn., which is also the sit of the Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Championships to be held in April.

32nd Annual Matlock Collegiate Classic Final Results

Lone Palm Golf Club
Lakeland, Fla.
Dates: 2/11-12/2013
Par 72, 7090 yards

Rank TeamScores Total Par
1. Barry 278 281 279 838 -26
2. Florida Southern 284 283 283 850 -14
3. Lynn 289 284 292 865 +1
4. Florida Tech 290 290 290 870 +6
5. West Florida 293 287 291 871 +7
6. Columbus State 298 287 295 880 +16
7. Valdosta State 293 295 297 885 +21
8. Georgia College 304 297 285 886 +22
Lander 288 296 302 886 +22
10. Armstrong 288 301 298 887 +23
11. Eckerd 307 283 298 888 +24
12. Rollins 299 293 308 900 +36
St. Edward's 302 302 296 900 +36
14. Newberry 302 305 306 913 +49
15. West Georgia 315 297 305 917 +53

Newberry 302305306 913 +49 14th
Chandler Gruenemeier 727772 221 +5 t-25th
Jon Weiss 777575 227 +11 t-51st
Dixon Walker 777378 228 +12 t-53rd
Tommy Hurst 768181 238 +22 71st
Layton Truax 858086 251 +35 75th