MONTGOMERY, Texas – The Oral Roberts men's golf team slipped back to a fourth-place finish Tuesday closing the 2019 Bentwater Intercollegiate after holding a share of the lead following day one. The Golden Eagles fired rounds of 292, 293 and 297 to end the event with a score of 882 (+18).
Oral Roberts senior golfer Cody Burrows finished his NCAA Tournament in style with birdies on four of the final five holes of his round, Wednesday. Burrows finished the NCAA Austin Regional in a tie for 34th place.
With an even par 71 in the second round of the NCAA Austin Regional, Oral Roberts senior Cody Burrows jumped more than 20 spots in the standings and sits in a tie for 39th overall with one round remaining.
After earning Oral Roberts’ first individual at-large bid into the NCAA Men’s Golf Tournament since 2007, senior Cody Burrows carded an opening round 78 and sits in a tie for 60th with 36 holes to play at the University of Texas Golf Club.
The NCAA announced its Public Recognition Awards this week, including three Oral Roberts teams; men's and women's golf and men's cross country. It is the third year in a row in which the ORU women's golf team has earned the distinction and the second year in a row for the men's golf team.
A stellar senior season will continue for Oral Roberts men’s golfer Cody Burrows, who earned an at-large berth into the Austin Regional of the NCAA Golf Tournament, it was announced Wednesday. Burrows tied for the individual championship at the 2019 Summit League Men’s Golf Championship and led The Summit League in stroke average this season.
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 medalist honors in a four-man playoff.
Summit League officials unveiled their 2018-19 Men's Golf First and Second All-League teams Saturday night at the championship banquet held at the Meridian Center. A vote of the league’s nine head coaches determined both teams.
The Oral Roberts golf team shot 292 in the final round and finished the Hawkeye Invitational in seventh place, Sunday. ORU (285-278-292—855) edged Indiana (856) and Wisconsin (857), while fellow Big Ten team Iowa (809) ran away with the team championship.
With the second best round in program history, the Oral Roberts men’s golf team moved up the leaderboard and sits in seventh place after two rounds of the Hawkeye Invitational. ORU (285-278—563) is in a tight race for third, just four shots back of the third spot, while Iowa (262-277—539) and Illinois (272-270—542) have separated from the field in a battle for the team championship.
A record-breaking duo from Oral Roberts swept the latest Summit League Golfer of the Week honors. Junior Beatriz Garcia captured the female honors after collecting medalist honors at the Kansas City Intercollegiate while senior Cody Burrows earned the male honor after turning his sixth top-five finish of the season at the Missouri Tiger Invitational.
Matching its best round of the season, the Oral Roberts men’s golf team shot 281 Tuesday and moved up to fifth place at the Missouri Tiger Invitational, finishing the tournament 16 under par at 848 (285-282-281). No. 35 TCU led from start to finish, shooting -40, 824, to win the team title.
The Oral Roberts men’s golf team played well in the first round finishing at three under par, and found a way to top that in the second round shooting -6 to finish day one of the Missouri Tiger Invitational in sixth place at 567 (285-282, -9). Number 35 TCU leads the way at 544 (267-277).
The Oral Roberts men's golf team shot its best round of the tournament at finished 11th overall, Tuesday, at the Oregon Duck Invitational with a 54-hole score of 896 (297-304-295). Oregon State posted the only score under par on Tuesday and won the team title at 861.
The Oral Roberts men's golf team shot 601 (297-304) and finished day one in a tie for 10th place overall at the Oregon Duck Invitational, which began play Monday. Oregon State and Oregon each finished the day one over at 577 and are tied for the team lead.
South Dakota State’s Teresa Toscano and Oral Roberts’ Cody Burrow continued their impressive play and now have been recognized a combined nine times this season by Summit League officials. Toscano’s weekly honor is her fifth recognition of the season, tying her for the third most in a single season, while Burrows has been recognized eight times in his career – a figure that has him alone in third on the all-time list.
An even-par 72 in the final round moved senior Cody Burrows up to second overall to highlight action for the Oral Roberts men’s golf team Tuesday at the Border Olympics. ORU finished the tournament at 867 (283-288-296) and in ninth place, while Arkansas State increased their lead and won by 15 shots over the rest of the field at 835 (275-270-290).