April 15, 2014
Hardman's 4th Place Finish Paces Indians at SAC Championships
SEVIERVILLE, TN -- The Catawba College men’s golf team the 2014 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Championship on Tuesday in ninth place after three days of play. Tusculum College hosted this year’s event at the 7,054, par-72 Sevierville Country Club. Carson Newman narrowly pulled out the team title with a one stroke win over Wingate. Carson Newman finished with a score of 925. Catawba finished 40 strokes behind.
Catawba’s Matt Hardman turned in three strong rounds of play to finish in fourth place with a 228 score. Hardman finished with rounds of 77, 74 and 77 to tie with Newberry’s Tommy Hurst. Three other Indian golfers finished in the middle of the pack with scores of 246, 247 and 247. Zach Griffis finished in 37th position with his 246 stroke score. Marshall Ritchie and Tyler Rutherford turned in 247 scores to place in 41st. Wingate’s Ben Gebhardt cruised to medalist honors with an even tournament of 216. Gebhardt’s scores of 77, 67 and 72 earned him the tournament MVP with an 11 stroke lead over the next closest contender.
4. Matt Hardman, 77-74-77=228
37. Zach Griffis, 80-82-84=246
41. Marshall Ritchie, 79-84-84=247
41. Tyler Rutherford, 80-79-88=247
56. Logan Ellis, 83-81-92=256
|No events scheduled until August 24|
Volleyball vs. UNC Pembroke 11 a.m.
Volleyball @ Francis Marion 3 p.m.
Volleyball vs. Converse 11 a.m.
Volleyball vs. Emmanuel 5 p.m.
Soccer (W) vs. SAINT ANSELM 5 p.m.
Soccer (M) vs. BARTON 7:30 p.m.
Volleyball vs. West Texas A&M 11 a.m.
Volleyball @ Tampa 7 p.m.
Mouse over the red calendar dates to display events on those days. Click to open the full-size calendar.