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Golden Eagles Move Up at Desert Intercollegiate

Golden Eagles Move Up at Desert Intercollegiate

Complete Results

The Basics
Event: Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate – Hosted by Wyoming
ORU Team Scores/Place: 302-296—598 / T8th
Location:
 Classic Club- Palm Desert Calif. 

PALM DESERT, Calif.  – The Oral Roberts men's golf team posted one of the better rounds of the day at the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate and made a climb up the leaderboard Saturday, finishing the day in a tie for eighth place overall with a 36-hole score of 598 (302-296). Kansas continues to lead the way at 575 (285-290).

News & Notes
- There have been nine eagles in the tournament so far, and ORU holds claim to two of them with Trevor Torgerson and Blake Brorman each notching one.

- Spencer Sheets had the best round of the day at 73. It is his third 73 of the year, matching his best round of the year.

- Cody Burrows' 144 is his second-best 36-hole score of the year after posting 141 (72-69) in the first tournament of his career.

- Burrows is third in the field in par four scoring at 3.95 (-1). Torgerson is tied for first in par five scoring at 4.38 (-5). Golfers from Nebraska and Kansas are tied with Torgerson.

- Among the three Summit League teams in the field (ORU, South Dakota State, Denver), ORU is tops on the leaderboard after two rounds. SDSU was picked to win the league in the preseason poll, edging ORU by one first place vote and six total points.  

ORU Results
T10 – Cody Burrows – 72-72—144
T18 – Trevor Torgerson – 72-75—147
T84 – Will Starkey – 80-76—156
T90 – Blake Brorman – 78-79—157  
T106 – Spencer Sheets – 87-73—160  

Complete Team Results
1 – Kansas – 285-290—575
2 – Texas Tech – 291-289—580
3 – Colorado – 289-292—581
4 – TCU – 288-295—583
T5 – Cal Poly – 295-298—593
T5 – Wyoming – 303-290—593
7 – Gonzaga – 297-297—594
T8 – ORU – 302-296—598
T8 – Old Dominion – 296-302—598
10 – South Dakota State – 298-301—599
11 – Southern Illinois – 309-293—602
T12 – Little Rock – 296-307—603
T12 – UT Arlington – 306-297—603
T14 – Southern Utah – 310-295—605
T14 – Denver – 300-305—605
T16 – Idaho – 298-308—606
T16 – UC Riverside – 307-299—606
18 – UC Irvine – 306-302—608
19 – Nebraska – 304-306—610
20 – CSU – Northridge – 310-301—611  

Up Next
The Golden Eagles will finish the Wyoming Desert Intercollegiate Sunday, teeing off at 7:50 a.m. alongside Old Dominion, Wyoming and Cal Poly.  

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