No. 18 Men’s Golf Finishes Sixth at SAA Preview

No. 18 Men’s Golf Finishes Sixth at SAA Preview

Final Results

DICKSON, Tenn. - The 18th-ranked Sewanee men's golf team opened the fall portion of the 2018-19 schedule Sunday with the Southern Athletic Association Preview. The Tigers finished sixth out of 14 teams in the one-day, 36-hole tournament.

INSIDE THE TOURNAMENT
Sewanee Men's Golf: Finished sixth out of 14 teams (593 | 292-301)
Sewanee Men's Golf "B" Team: Finished seventh out of 14 teams (596 | 294-302)
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TEAM LEADERBOARD
1. Huntingdon (B) (570 | 284-286)
2. Berry (575 | 281-294)
    Oglethorpe (575 | 287-288)
4. Centre (583 | 293-290)
5. Rhodes (587 | 293-294)
6. Sewanee (593 | 292-301)
7. Sewanee (B) (596 | 294-302)
8. Birmingham-Southern (597 | 306-291)
9. Berry (B) (598 | 305-293)
10. Oglethorpe (B) (599 | 303-296)
11. Rhodes (B) (602 | 304-298)
12. Millsaps (609 | 303-306)
13. Huntingdon (C) (612 | 315-297)
14. Hendrix (626 | 308-318)

TOP PERFORMANCES
-Nick Powell led the way with a three-under, 141 (70-71) in the 36-hole tournament for a tie for fifth place to lead Sewanee. The senior chipped in six birdies overall, with four coming in the opening round.

-George Hite (74-74) and Alan Whitehead (73-75) each fired a 148 for a tie for 22nd.

-Nic Vandeventer (77-74) and Michael Olmsted (73-78) finished with a 151, while Tommy Oliver recorded a 152 (78-74).

-Huntingdon's "B" team won the event. The team is ranked third in the Bushnell/Golfweek Coaches Preseason Poll.

-Berry and No. 17 Oglethorpe finished in a tie for second.

UP NEXT
The Tigers return to the links Sept. 23-24 for the Rhodes Fall Collegiate Golf Classic.

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