Men's Golf ACCtion: Tournaments Ending Tuesday, March 2
March 3, 2010
John Hayt Collegiate
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - Duke finished in third place at the John Hayt Collegiate Invitational today, putting together a team score of 889 (+25) in the three-round tournament at the Sawgrass Country Club. The Blue Devils had four golfers place within the top 25 of the individual standings for the second time this year.
Duke remained close with eventual tournament winners and host team North Florida, before the Ospreys were able to pull away, going four-under-par as a team on the back nine to end at 876 (+12). Weather conditions did prove to be a factor, as strong gusts picked up in the late afternoon.
PONTE VEDRA BEACH, FLA. - The NC State men's golf team ended the final day in 14th place at the John Hayt Invitational. The Wolfpack shot a 16-over (298) in the third round to finish the tournament at 50-over (914). North Florida won the invite with a 12-over (876).
Matt Hill led the Wolfpack throughout the tournament. The junior finished in a tie for 15th place with a seven-over (223) for three days after finishing today with a four-over (76). Hill was even after the front-nine. His two birdies on the back-nine help offset some struggles.
WILMINGTON, NC - Inclement weather in the Wilmington, NC, area on Tuesday forced the cancelation of the final round of the Seahawk Invitational at the Landfall Country Club. Wake Forest finishes the event tied for sixth as the 36-hole results are made final.
The Deacs finish the event tied for sixth with VCU at 19-over par. Augusta State takes the team title at 7-under while ASU's Patrick Reed and East Carolina's Jake Colley shared the individual title at 5-under par.
Senior Brendan Gielow led the way for Wake with a tied for 11th finish at 2-over par.
Wilmington, N.C. - The University of North Carolina men's golf team finished eighth in the Seahawk Intercollegiate after the final round of play was canceled due to a winter storm and the second round results were made final. The Tar Heels were led by sophomore Matt Raudenbush who finished play in a tie for 24th place at six-over par. Carolina shot a 35-over-par 611 team total. Augusta State, the only team to shoot under par through two rounds won the team title.
Raudenbush carded a 78 in the first round and an even-par 72 in the second round of play. Junior Henry Zaytoun III finished in a tie for 33rd placed with an eight-over-par 152 total. The Raleigh, N.C. native posted a 77 in the first round and a 75 on Monday afternoon