Redemption for Men's Golf in Florida

Redemption for Men's Golf in Florida

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St. Thomas Men's Golf surged on the last day and tied for the day's best score at 293 in a field of 18 elite teams at the Golfweek Invitational.

The Toms' climbed from 16th to 10th place in the final standings. After an opening-day 299, UST shot 316 on Monday and rebounded with Tuesday's 293.

Junior Riley Gannon shot a career-best three-under 69 on Tuesday. He closed in 10th place in a field of 90 competitors at four-over 220.

Emmet Herb birdied his first hole on Tuesday then parred the final 17 holes for a 71 to go with previous rounds of 73 and 85. Herb and Shane Sienko (77) tied for 38th place. Pete Sienko (76) tied for 56th.

Just 14 shots separated the fourth-place team from the 16th-place finisher. Huntingdon scored a 21-stroke win over runner-up Wittenberg. Three MIAC teams were in the field: St. Johns tied for ninth at 905; UST shot 908; and Gustavus tied for 13th at 910.

The Toms play Saturday through Monday in the Twin Cities Classic.

 

Monday story

St. Thomas Men's Golf struggled on Monday and fell from a tie for eighth place to start the day to 16th place in a field of 18 elite teams at the Golfweek Invitational. After an opening-day 299, UST shot 316 on Monday.

The 54-hole, three-day competition concludes Tuesday. UST is five shots out of 12th place and 16 out of fifth place.

Riley Gannon and Shane Sienko each shot a 75 on Monday and the pair is tied for 27th place at 151. Pete Sienko shot 84 and Emmet Herb shot 85.

 

Sunday story

St. Thomas Men's Golf is tied for eighth place in a field of 18 elite teams after day one of the Golfweek Invitational. The 54-hole, three-day competition continues Monday. Just eight shots separate 10 teams in the middle of the pack.

UST freshman Emmet Herb shot one-over 73; Pete Sienko shot 74; Shane Sienko and Riley Gannon shot 76; Derek Farrell carded a 77.

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No. 2 at St. John's


The Tommie No. 2 team placed eighth out of 13 teams at the St. John's Invite with scores of 310 and 309. Trey Sheehan shot 80-71/151 to tie for 12th and the lead the UST players. Owen Nowickis shot 77-77/154.

St. John's Invite Results