Event: The Summit League Men's Golf Championship
Location: Sand Creek Station GC / Newton, Kan.
Full Results: The Summit League Championship – Final Results
NEWTON, Kan. – For the second time in his Oral Roberts career, senior Cody Burrows earned an individual championship, finishing in a four-way tie for first at the 2019 Summit League Men's Golf Championship. Denver's Cal McCoy won Championship MVP honors in the four-man playoff.
Denver pulled away in the final round to win the team championship at 874 and the Golden Eagles finished in a tie for fourth in a group of four teams that were within a shot of each other. ORU (290-299-301—890) tied with North Dakota State (300-294-296—890) for fourth, one shot back of South Dakota and South Dakota State who tied for second at 889.
News and Notes
- ORU's two All-Summit League selections—Burrows and Dustin Hasley—each earned All-Tournament honors by finishing in the top five.
- ORU was second in the field in par 5 scoring (4.92, -5) and led the field in total birdies with 47.
- Burrows had 17 total birdies, six more than anyone else in the field.
- Burrows' other collegiate win came at the Bob Sitton Invitational, March 15, 2016.
- Due to the weather forecast of rain on Tuesday, the tournament schedule was altered and the teams played 36 holes, Monday.
1 – Denver – 292-294-288—874
T2 – South Dakota – 298-296-295—889
T2 – South Dakota State – 290-301-298—889
T4 – ORU – 290-299-301—890
T4 – North Dakota State – 300-294-296—890
6 – Omaha – 304-301-298—898
7 – Fort Wayne – 299-310-291—900
8 – Western Illinois – 312-317-295—924
9 – North Dakota – 318-316-304—938
For the latest information on ORU athletics, follow @ORUAthletics on Twitter or Instagram or go to www.ORUAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the Golden Eagles by downloading the ORU Athletics Front Row App at ORUAthletics.com/frontrow or the ORU Golden Eagles Live App in iTunes or the Google Play Store.
--- #GoldenStandard ---