ORU Takes Fifth at Summit League Championship

ORU Takes Fifth at Summit League Championship

Final Results

The Basics
Event: 2016 Summit League Men's Golf Championship
ORU Team Scores/Place: 311-295-298—904/5th
Location:
 Sand Creek Station Golf Course / Newton, Kan.

NEWTON, Kan.  – Oral Roberts seniors Trevor Togerson and Blake Brorman finished their careers with a bang as both finished at or below par in the final round of the 2016 Summit League Men's Golf Championship Tuesday. ORU finished in fifth as a team at 904 (311-295-298) while South Dakota State led from wire to wire to win the team championship at 878 (292-292-294).

News & Notes
- Sitting at +3 after three holes, freshman Cody Burrows settled down and played the final 15 holes with two birdies and two bogeys for a 75.

- Trevor Torgerson continued his tear and also overcame a tough start, playing his final 15 holes to a score of -3 for a 71. It was Torgerson's fifth top-10 finish and first top-5 finish of the season.

- The 904 final score was the best team score since shooting 890 at the 2016 Bob Sitton Invitational March 14-15, a span of four tournaments.

- As a team, the Golden Eagles finished in the top-5 five times, and held a 67-58-1 record against all opponents this season.

- With the end of the season, ORU will say goodbye to six seniors; Dennis Andersen, Blake Brorman, Josiah Guajardo, Ollie Penn, Spencer Sheets and Trevor Torgerson. 

ORU Results
5 – Trevor Torgerson – 76-71-71—218
T12 – Blake Brorman – 75-77-72—224
T26 – Cody Burrows – 80-75-75—230
T39 – Will Starkey – 83-76-80—239
43 – Dennis Andersen – 80-73-89—242

Complete Team Results
1 – South Dakota State – 292-292-294—878
2 – Omaha – 304-298-297—889
3 – Western Illinois – 308-295-288—891
4 – IPFW – 305-301-290—896
5 – ORU – 311-295-298—904
6 – North Dakota State – 307-304-305—916
T7 – Denver – 306-305-305—916
T7 – IUPUI – 311-297-308—916
9 – South Dakota – 314-299-304—917

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