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M. Golf Takes Title at SIUE Derek Dolenc Invitational

M. Golf Takes Title at SIUE Derek Dolenc Invitational

The Basics
Event: SIUE Derek Dolenc Invitational - Hosted by SIU Edwardsville
ORU Team Scores/Place: 289-296-294--879/1st
Location:
Sunset Hills Country Club - Edwardsville, Ill.

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. - The Oral Roberts University men's golf team led from start to finish and took the team championship at the SIUE Derek Dolenc Invitational on Tuesday, finishing with a 54-hole total of 879 (289-296-294). Missouri State (297-292-291) and UT Martin (299-295-286) finished tied for second at 880.

News & Notes

- The team victory was ORU's first in men's golf since the 2010 Summit League Championship, and the first non-conference tournament title since the 2006 Mean Green Classic.

- Scott Newell finished third at -2 214 (71-70-73) for the tournament, his best 54-hole score on a par 72 course.

- In his ORU debut, Trevor Torgerson finished tied for third on the team and 27th overall at 225 (72-75-78).

- Included in the 15-team field were four other Summit League schools (South Dakota, Omaha, Western Illinois, IPFW).

Up Next

The UNO/Arbor Links Invitational, September 15-16, is next on the schedule for the ORU men's golf team.

ORU Results
3 - Scott Newell - 71-70-73-214
T10 - Parker Dolezal - 72-74-73-219
T27 - Trevor Torgerson - 72-75-78-225
T27 - Will Paulsell - 74-77-74-225
55 - Anthony Skirk - 75-81-74-230

Complete Team Results
1 - ORU - 289-296-294-879
T2 - Missouri State - 297-292-291-880
T2 - UT Martin - 299-295-286-880
4 - Murray State - 303-292-292-887
5 - Belmont - 296-299-293-888
6 - Bradley - 304-298-289-891
7 - South Dakota - 297-295-300-892
8 - Southern Illinois - 299-305-289-893
9 - SIU Edwardsville - 301-292-303-896
10 - Drake - 303-301-299-903
11 - Omaha - 302-295-312-909
12 - Western Illinois - 304-299-307-910
13 - Evansville - 307-302-302-911
14 - Eastern Illinois - 301-302-309-912
15 - IPFW - 311-312-310-933

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Final Results