Wolves claim runner-up honors at Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate


Wolves claim runner-up honors at Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate
Tuesday, March 19, 2013

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. - The Newberry Wolves men's golf team shot a 27-over par 603 to tie for second place as the only non-Division I team in the Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate at the Sevierville Golf Club on Tuesday.

The Wolves tied with Eastern Kentucky, 10 strokes behind tournament champions Tennessee-Martin. Newberry's solid performance in this event will be a great boost for the Wolves when they play the same course for the Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Championships next month.

Chandler Gruenemeier (Jacksonville, Fla.) tied for eighth in the tournament with a 4-over par 148 in the 36-hole tournament. Tommy Hurst (Miami, Fla.) tied for 15th at 6-over par 150.

Ewen Donaldson (Edinburgh, Scotland) tied for 21st in the event with an 8-over par 152, Jon Weiss (Sumter, S.C.) tied for 26th with a 9-over par 153 and John Paul Ferguson (Travelers Rest, S.C.) was 42nd with a14-over par 158. Competing as an individual, Ryan Wilkinson (Gallivants Ferry, S.C.) was 59th at 23-over par 167.

The Wolves return to action closer to home in a week's time at Lander's Bearcat Golf Classic at Greenwood Country Club on Monday and Tuesday.

3/18-19/2013 -- Bobby Nichols Intercollegiate

Sevierville GC
Sevierville, Tenn.
Dates: 3/18-19/2013
Par 72, 6928 yards

Rank Team Scores Total Par
1. Tennessee-Martin 297 296 593 +17
2. Eastern Kentucky 295 308 603 +27
  Newberry 303 300 603 +27
4. Northern Kentucky 304 301 605 +29
5. Evansville 295 318 613 +37
6. Detroit 308 309 617 +41
7. Tennessee Tech 315 306 621 +45
8. Northern Iowa 304 318 622 +46
9. Tennessee State 312 320 632 +56

 

Newberry 303 300 603 +27 t-2nd
Chandler Gruenemeier 76 72 148 +4 t-8th
Tommy Hurst 75 75 150 +6 t-15th
Ewen Donaldson 75 77 152 +8 t-21st
Jon Weiss 77 76 153 +9 t-26th
John Paul Ferguson 78 80 158 +14 42nd
Ryan Wilkinson# 78 89 167 +23 59th