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Golden Eagles Move Up for Fourth Place Finish at ORU/SFA Challenge

Golden Eagles Move Up for Fourth Place Finish at ORU/SFA Challenge

The Basics
Event: ORU/SFA Challenge
Location:
 TPC Four Seasons / Irving, Texas
Full Results: ORU/SFA Challenge – Final Results

IRVING, Texas –  The Oral Roberts men's golf team tied for the third best round of the day and moved up two spots to finish fourth overall with a score of 876 (294-291-291) at the ORU/SFA Challenge, which concluded play Wednesday. North Texas won the team championship with a score of 865 (290-290-285).

News and Notes
- All five ORU golfers finished inside the top 50 for just the third time this year.

- As they did Tuesday, the Golden Eagles got off to a great start, carding eight combined birdies on the first eight holes of the day. ORU finished with 12 birdies for the round.

- ORU's fourth place finish is the third top five finish of the year having taken fourth at the Herb Wimberly Invite (Oct. 16-17) and third at the Prices Give 'Em Five (Oct. 19-20).

ORU Individual Results
T11 – Mike Biata – 75-71-73—219
T14 – Cody Burrows – 73-75-72—220
T38 – Josh Montgomery – 74-72-80—226
T41 – Dustin Hasley – 80-73-74—227
T41 – Grayson Jones – 72-83-72—227

Team Results
1-North Texas-290-290-285-865
2-Rice-285-292-291-868
3-Illinois State-290-292-288-870
4-Oral Roberts-294-291-291-876
5-CSU-Fullerton-290-294-293-877
6-Stephen F. Austin-291-291-301-883
7-Northern Colorado-297-300-291-888
8-Utah Valley -295-304-293-892
T9-Texas State-306-298-296-900
T9-Central Arkansas-304-303-293-900
11-La. Tech-310-304-294-908
12-Utah State-304-305-301-910
13-Western Illinois-313-304-296-913
14-Southeastern Louisiana-319-307-293-919
15-Abilene Christian-307-315-301-923
16-Northern Iowa-320-318-292-930

Up Next
ORU will be off for nearly a month before returning to the course for the Tiger Invitational April 9-10 at the GC at Hawthorne in Columbia, Missouri.

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