Low Scores Put ORU Ninth at Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate

Low Scores Put ORU Ninth at Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate

The Basics
Event: Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate
Location:
 University Golf Course / Las Cruces, N.M.
Full Results: Herb Wimberly – Day 1

LAS CRUCES, N.M. – Two of the best rounds of the season put the Oral Roberts men's golf team in ninth place after two rounds of the Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate Monday. ORU shot 292-294—586 on day one of the event while Grand Canyon holds a 12 shot lead as the only team under par as a team, shooting 277-280—557.  

Cody Burrows finished under par in both rounds and is tied for second after a second round 67 to finish the day at 137 (-5).

News and Notes
- Burrows' 67 was tied for the second best round of the day. Only individual leader Matt McClung tapped it with an opening round 65.

- Burrows is tied for the lead in the field in par 3 scoring (2.75) and fourth in total birdies (9) after two rounds.

- Grayson Jones is tied for eighth overall in par five scoring at 4.50 (-3).

- The 292 was the best round of the year for ORU.

ORU Individual Results
T2 – Cody Burrows – 70-67—137
T26 – Grayson Jones – 75-71—146
T55 – Will Starkey – 72-79—151
T61 – Josh Montgomery – 75-77—152
T84 – Jackson Howes – 77-82—159  

Team Results
1 – Grand Canyon – 277-280—557
2 – Kansas City – 278-291—569
3 – UTEP – 286-286—572
4 – New Mexico State – 290-284—574
5 – Wichita State – 282-293—575
6 – Odessa – 284-295—579
7 – Stephen F. Austin – 281-302—583
8 – Sam Houston State – 281-302—584
9 – Oral Roberts -292-294—586
10 – Utah Valley – 297-293—590
11 – UTRGV – 296-297—593
T12 – Incarnate Word – 292-307—599
T12 – Western Illinois – 297-302—599
14 – Western New Mexico – 295-306—601  

Up Next
The third and final round of the Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate will start Tuesday morning from Las Cruces, New Mexico.

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