Iowa State Finishes Second at Mizzou Intercollegiate
COLUMBIA, Mo. - The Iowa State men's golf team finished second at the Mizzou Intercollegiate this afternoon, carding a three-day total of 876. The Cyclones shot a final-round-low 288 this afternoon to move into second place in the 15-team field. Missouri won the team title at 856.
Iowa State was led by senior Nate McCoy, who tallied his sixth top-10 finish of the season with a 211 to finish third. McCoy shot rounds of 69-71-71 and carded 16 birdies in the tournament. Freshman Scott Fernandez tied for eighth at 219, thanks to a final-round 68 this afternoon, his sixth sub-70 round of the season. Fernandez' card featured seven birdies and one eagle, as the rookie holed a wedge from 60 yards out for a deuce on the 393-yard par-4 fifth hole. Fernandez, who has finished in the top-10 in his last three tournaments, has five top-10 showings on the season.
Sam Daley tied for 22nd with rounds of 78-75-72=225.
Iowa State is back in action, April 14-15 at the Hawkeye Invitational in Iowa City.
1. Missouri 275-289-292=856
2. Iowa State 288-300-288=876
3. Austin Peay 294-292-294=880
4. IUPUI 298-286-303=887
Northern Illinois 295-294-298=887
6. Purdue 300-295-299=894
7. Oral Roberts 302-299-299=900
8. Nebraska 299-296-312=907
9. Binghamton 301-303-304=908
10. Belmont 308-306-302=916
11. Wisconsin 294-302-321=917
12. Cincinnati 317-310-298=925
13. Northern Iowa 302-316-309=927
14. Creighton 304-312-319=935
South Dakota State 316-302-317=935
Iowa State Scores
3. Nate McCoy 69-71-71=211
T8. Scott Fernandez 71-80-68=219
T22. Sam Daley 78-75-72=225
T39. Borja Virto 70-78-81=229
T48. Blake Waller 78-76-77=231
1. Ryan Zech, Missouri 67-70-71=208
2. Dustin Korte, Austin Peay 70-69-71=210
3. Nate McCoy, Iowa State 69-71-71=211