March 17, 2015
Men's Golf Takes Ninth At Hargett Memorial
MONROE, N.C. -- Catawba finished in ninth place out a field of 15 teams at the Hargett Memorial Invitational men's golf tournament which concluded on Tuesday. The three-round tournament was hosted by Wingate at the 6,725-yard, Par-72 Monroe Country Club. Catawba's B team finished in 14th place.
The Catawba Indians shot a final round total of 307 and posted a 909 total for the three rounds. Tusculum overtook second round leader Wingate with a final round 291 to take team honors. Mars Hill was two shots back. The Catawba B team had a 969 score.
Tyler Rutherford (Independence, Va./Grayson Co. HS) had the best Catawba finish, placing 20th. He shot a final round 77 and scored a 223 total for the tournament. Matt Hardman (Gettysburg, Pa./Gettysburg Area HS) was a shot back after his final round 74.
King's Leennawat Numpituckc took medalist honors with a four-under-par total of 212. He won by two shots over Evan Gfeller, of North Greenville. Logan Ellis (Julian, N.C./SE Guilford HS) led the Catawba B team with a 235 total, firing a 74 on Tuesday. Jeb Bennett (Lexington, S.C./River Bluff HS) was next with a total of 242, while Dagur Ebenezersson (Reykjavik, Iceland/Borgerholtsskoli) had two eagles during the tournament.
Catawba will next play in the Tennessee River Rumble at the Tennessee National Golf Course on April 6-7.
HARGETT MEMORIAL INVITATIONAL
1. Tusculum 297-297-291=885
2. Mars Hill 298-295-294=887
3. Wingate 297-292-299=888
4. North Greenville 290-303-296-889
5. Brevard 298-292-304=894
6t. King 299-297-300=896
6t. Coker 312-301-283=896
8. Lincoln Memorial 298-297-304=899
9. CATAWBA 306-296-307=909
10. Lenoir-Rhyne 308-305-302=915
11. Pfeiffer 325-301-298=924
12. Queens B 316-306-308=930
13. Shorter 309-309-320=938
14. CATAWBA B 330-322-317=969
15. Benedict 343-348-350=1041
20. Tyler Rutherford, 77-69-77=223
22. Matt Hardman, 77-73-74=224
41. Jordan Taylor, 75-76-81=232
50. Zach Griffis, 77-78-80=235
50. Brian Donaldson, 80-79-76=235
Catawba B team
50. Logan Ellis, 80-81-74=235
65. Jeb Bennett, 80-79-83=242
66. Dagur Ebenezersson, 84-78-81=243
73. Ryan Szalay, 89-84-79=252
80. Alex Lee, 86-92-90=268
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