Hurst finishes fourth to lead Wolves at Jennison Memorial


Hurst finishes fourth to lead Wolves at Jennison Memorial
Tuesday, September 24, 2013 | by Newberry finishes in 15th place

ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - With a 54-hole total of 1-under par 215, Newberry College's Tommy Hurst (Miami, Fla.) tied for fourth place at the Jay Jennison Memorial after Tuesday's final round. As a team, the Wolves finished in 15th place with a 52-over par 916.

Hurst shot a 2-over par 74 in Tuesday's third round to earn his first career top five finish, just three strokes behind medalist Alex Weare of Queens. Hurst's 215 is his career low for 54 holes, breaking his previous personal best by nine strokes.

Behind Hurst in the Newberry contingent was John Paul Ferguson (Travelers Rest, S.C.), who shot a career low 2-over par 74 in Tuesday's round. He finished tied for 56th spot with a 13-over par 229. Feruguson has improved his score in each of his five rounds played this season.

Ewen Donaldson (Edinburgh, Scotland) tied for 69th with a 17-over par 233, Fraser O'Connor (Aberdeenshire, Scotland) finished 84th with a 26-over par 242 and Fredrik Fossum (Levanger, Norway) tied for 85th with a 27-over par 243.

The Wolves will take a week off before participating in the Myrtle Beach Intercollegiate on October 7-8 in Sunset Trail, N.C.

Jay Jennison Memorial
The Palencia
St. Augustine, Fla.
Dates: Sept. 23-24, 2013
Par 72, 7073 yards

Rank

Team

Scores

Total

Par

1.

Flagler

286

289

290

865

+1

2.

Queens (N.C.)

299

287

290

876

+12

3.

Georgia College

285

293

299

877

+13

4.

West Georgia

287

296

295

878

+14

5.

Lander

290

288

302

880

+16

6.

Armstrong

292

288

306

886

+22

7.

Mount Olive

295

296

296

887

+23

 

Rollins

301

286

300

887

+23

9.

Valdosta State

298

291

301

890

+26

10.

Erskine

289

293

311

893

+29

11.

Wilmington (Del.)

309

292

300

901

+37

12.

Eckerd

303

307

298

908

+44

 

North Georgia

303

300

305

908

+44

14.

Young Harris

317

293

299

909

+45

15.

Newberry

308

301

307

916

+52

16.

Montevallo

303

306

316

925

+61

17.

Tampa

303

314

310

927

+63

 

Newberry

308

301

307

916

+52

15th

Tommy Hurst

70

71

74

215

-1

t-4th

John Paul Ferguson

78

77

74

229

+13

t-56th

Ewen Donaldson

79

77

77

233

+17

t-69th

Fraser O'Connor

81

76

85

242

+26

84th

Fredrik Fossum

82

79

82

243

+27

t-85th