ORU Men’s Golf Takes Second at UNO Invitational

ORU Men’s Golf Takes Second at UNO Invitational

Final Results

The Basics
Event: UNO Invitational presented by Health Care Information Systems - Hosted by Omaha
ORU Team Scores/Place: 287-299-301—887/2nd
Location:
Arbor Links CC – Nebraska City, Neb.

NEBRASKA CITY, Neb.  – The Oral Roberts men's golf team continued to play well and took home a runner-up finish at the UNO Invitational, presented by Health Care Information Systems Tuesday. Sitting in second after two rounds, the Golden Eagles shot 887 for the tournament and made up a couple of strokes but not enough to overtake Iowa Western CC (877), who won the team championship.

ORU placed a total of four golfers inside the top 20 for the tournament, led by Trevor Torgerson, who was playing as an individual, and freshman Cody Burrows, both of whom tied for ninth overall.

ORU Results
T9 – Cody Burrows – 72-69-79—220
T14 – Spencer Sheets – 73-76-74—223
T17 – Dennis Andersen – 76-74-74—224
T26 – Will Starkey – 72-80-74—226
T48 – Ollie Penn – 70-83-79—232  

Individuals
T9 – Trevor Torgerson – 75-71-74—220
T48 – Dominic Lara – 72-78-82—232  

Complete Team Results
1 – Iowa Western CC – 291-283-303—877
2 – Oral Roberts -287-299-301—887
3 – South Dakota – 305-294-296—895
      Indian Hills CC – 304-288-303—895
5 – Omaha – 303-299-298—900
      Nicholls State – 307-297-296—900
7 – Creighton – 302-301-299—902
8 – Green Bay – 292-301—215—908
9 – North Dakota – 309-306-298—913
10 – Midland – 314-295-309—918
11 – North Dakota State – 312-305-303—920
12 – Dodge City CC – 301-305-319—925
 

News & Notes
-       ORU has now finished in the top five in six of the last 11 tournaments dating back to the start of last year.

-       Sheets posted the second best finish of his ORU career, having finished fifth at the 2013 Jim West Intercollegiate.

-       Torgerson earned his first career top-10 finish.

Up Next
The next action for the Golden Eagles will be October 5-6 as ORU travels to Cedar Rapids, Iowa, for the Zach Johnson Invite, hosted by Drake.

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