Wolves improve and finish in third at Food Lion SAC Championship


Wolves improve and finish in third at Food Lion SAC Championship
Tuesday, April 15, 2014

SEVIERVILLE, Tenn. - The Newberry Wolves shot the second-best round of the day and improved two spots in the team standings to finish in third place Tuesday at the 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Championship on the Sevierville Golf Club's River Course.

Newberry's three-day total of 931 (313-302-316, +67) put the Wolves just six strokes behind champions Carson-Newman (+61), who won the team title by one stroke over Wingate (+62).

The Wolves' 316 was the second-best round in the field on a chilly day in Sevierville. Tommy Hurst (Miami, Fla.) had the day's best round for Newberry with a 3-over par 75, finishing in fourth place and earn first team all-tournament honors with a three-day total of 228 (+12).

Richard Mansell (Staffordshire, England) earned second team all-tournament honors, one stroke behind Hurst with 229 (+13) for the event after an 80 on Tuesday.

John Paul Ferguson (Travelers Rest, S.C.) shot an 81 to end in 18th place (235, +19), Ryan Wilkinson (Travelers Rest, S.C.) finished in 29th (240, +24) after Tuesday's 80 and Dixon Walker (Lexington, S.C.) completed his collegiate career with a 41st place finish after an 83 to end at 247 (+31).

 

2013-14 Newberry Wolves Golf
Apr. 13-15, 2014 -- 2014 Food Lion SAC Championship
 
Sevierville GC - River Course
Sevierville, Tenn.
Dates: Apr. 13-15, 2014
Par 72, 7054 yards

Rank

Team

Scores

Total

Par

1.

Carson-Newman

313

298

314

925

+61

2.

Wingate

310

298

318

926

+62

3.

Newberry

313

302

316

931

+67

4.

Lincoln Memorial

305

306

323

934

+70

5.

Tusculum

306

301

328

935

+71

6.

Queens (N.C.)

313

305

325

943

+79

7.

Coker

316

304

330

950

+86

8.

Brevard

316

310

337

963

+99

9.

Catawba

316

316

333

965

+101

10.

Mars Hill

325

322

322

969

+105

11.

Anderson

316

319

338

973

+109

12.

Lenoir-Rhyne

324

319

333

976

+112

 

Newberry

313

302

316

931

+67

3rd

Tommy Hurst

79

74

75

228

+12

t-4th

Richard Mansell

77

72

80

229

+13

t-6th

John Paul Ferguson

79

75

81

235

+19

t-18th

Ryan Wilkinson

78

82

80

240

+24

29th

Dixon Walker

83

81

83

247

+31

t-41st