Golf Ties for Eighth Place at Texas-San Antonio Intercollegiate
SAN ANTONIO Junior Cory Blenkush carded a par round of 71 on Tuesday as the DePaul men’s golf team closed out the Texas-San Antonio Intercollegiate. The Blue Demons tied for eighth in the team standings following the three-round tournament at the Oak Hills Country Club.
Blenkush tied four other golfers for 12th place in the individual standings with a 54-hole total of 219. The Blue Demon junior posted two identical rounds of 74 on Monday and finished seven shots behind tournament winner Noah Goldman of Mississippi State.
Sophomore Greg Doherty closed the tournament in a seven-way tie for 18th place. His final-round score of 72 brought his 54-hole total to an eight-over-par 221. Senior Matthew McMahon followed in a tie for 33rd place with a total score of 224, while junior Nick Martin’s three-round total of 229 earned a tie for 53rd overall.
Senior Will Cumberland tied for 60th place with a 54-hole score of 230. Michael Gammon competed as an individual and placed 86th with a total of 252.
Mississippi State won the team title with a combined score of 864, while Texas Tech took second place with a total of 873. DePaul and tournament host Texas-San Antonio finished competition with identical scores of 890.
The Blue Demons return to action, February 29-March 2, at the Ron Smith Invitational. The three-round tournament, hosted by BIG EAST Conference rival USF, is played at the Lake Jovita Country Club in Dade City, Florida.