posted on February 22, 2011 11:05
FAIRHOPE, Ala-- The University of Mobile men's golf team finished 8th at the Faulkner State Community College Spring Invitational at Rock Creek's Par-72, 6,920-yard course.
The Rams shaved 17 strokes off their opening round 323 to shoot a 306 in the final round and finished at 53-over 629. Wallace State CC won the tournament with a 13-over 589 (297, 292), while Central Alabama turned in the best round of the tournament with a 287 in the final round to finish 2nd by 6 strokes.
All of the UMobile golfers turned in smiliar rounds, as Patrick Kelley finished in a tie for 23rd and Alejandro Salcedo, Brent Hill, Jacob Morgan and Laile Stagner all tied for 25th with 15-over 159's.
Kelley shot a 14-over 158, while Salcedo and Hill both carded 83's followed by 76's in the final round.
Morgan carded an 84 in round one, followed by a 75 in the final round, while Laile Stagner finished with a 78, followed by an 81.
Mobile returns to the links at the Spring Hill Badger Invite Feb. 28 - Mar. 1 at the Spring Hill College Golf Course.