ORU Takes 12th at Paintbrush Invitational

ORU Takes 12th at Paintbrush Invitational

The Basics
Event: Paintbrush Invitational / Hosted by Denver
Location:
 Colorado Golf Club / Parker Colorado
Final Results: Paintbrush Invitational

PARKER, Colo. – The Oral Roberts men's golf team matched their second best round of the season in the third round of the Paintbrush Invitational Tuesday and finished 12th overall at 901 (300-304-297) right behind Iowa and Colorado State.

Oklahoma State ran away with the team championship with a nine stroke victory at 850 (290-278-282), -14 for the tournament. Cody Burrows was the top finisher for ORU with a 72 in the final round to finish tied for 34th overall at 223 (73-78-72).

News and Notes
- Will Starkey came through in the final two rounds to finish tied for 41st overall at225 (80-72-73), his two best rounds of the season.  

- ORU was fourth in the field of 15 in par 3 scoring at 3.27 (+16) for the tournament.

- The Golden Eagles carded a pair of eagles in the tournament, tied for the sixth most. Jack Howes holed it in two on the 18th in the first round, while Dominic Lara had a three on the par 5 first hole.

- Jack Howes led the field in par 3 scoring at 2.83 (-2).

ORU Individual Results
T34 – Cody Burrows – 73-78-72—223
T41 – Will Starkey – 80-72-73—225
T44 – Grayson Jones – 76-74-76—226
T51 – Jack Howes – 71-80-76—227
T84 – Dominic Lara – 82-86-79—247

Team Results
1 – Oklahoma State – 290-278-282—850
2 – Colorado – 293-283-283—859
3 – Texas Tech – 286-285-290—861
4 – Oregon – 282-292-294—868
5 – New Mexico – 288-285-298—871
6 – Wyoming – 289-293-296—878
7 – Denver – 292-291-297—880
T8 – Northern Colorado – 298-288-299—885
T8 – Washington State – 305-291-289—885
10 – Iowa – 301-288-299—888
11 – Colorado State – 289-299-896
12 – Oral Roberts – 300-304-297—901
13 – South Dakota – 302-307-305—914
14 – Loyola Marymount – 306-301-313—920
15 – Air Force – 308-303-311—922

Up Next
ORU will be back in action to close out the fall season with the Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate October 17-18 in Lac Cruces, N.M.

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