Cyclones Finish Second at Jim West Intercollegiate
MCKINNEY, Texas - The Iowa State men’s golf team finished second out of 14 teams at the Jim West Intercollegiate this afternoon. The Cyclones fired a 54-hole total of 848 (278-275-295=848) to notch runner-up honors for the fourth time this season. ISU’s team score is the fourth lowest in school history and its best performance on the season.
No. 10 Virginia won the team title at 819 (273-267-279=819). Virginia teammates David Pastore and Denny McCarthy tied for medalist honors with a score of 203.
ISU’s Sam Daley put together the best performance of his career. The junior fired a career low 54-hole tally of 206 to tie for fifth individually. Daley’s 206 total tied for the sixth-lowest 54-hole score in school history. Daley strung together three consecutive rounds of sub-par golf (68-68-70=206) to pick up his second top-10 finish this season.
Junior All-American Scott Fernandez and freshman Nick Voke both tied for 11th at 212. Fernandez fired rounds of 65-70-75 while Voke carded rounds of 70-66-76.
The Cyclones have a quick turnaround, traveling to Iowa City this weekend to participate in the Hawkeye Invitational, April 12-13.
1. Virginia 273-267-279=819
2. Iowa State 278-275-295=848
3. Louisiana-Monroe 274-282-296=852
4. Sam Houston State 278-284-295=857
5. UT Arlington 291-278-289=858
6. Stephen F. Austin 288-283-289=860
7. Central Arkansas 290-278-296=864
8. McNeese State 289-283-297=869
9. Arkansas-Little Rock 284-292-294=870
10. Texas State 283-287-301=871
11. Houston Baptist 289-290-295=874
12. Florida Gulf Coast 301-288-300=889
13. Oral Roberts 294-288-308=890
14. Florida Atlantic 300-295-308=904
Iowa State Scores
T5. Sam Daley 68-68-70=206
11. Scott Fernandez 65-72-75=212
Nick Voke 70-66-76=212
T48. Collin Foster 75-69-79=223
T60. Ruben Sondjaja 79-73-74=226
1. David Pastore, Virginia 66-71-66=203
Denny McCarthy, Virginia 70-64-69=203
3. Preston Stanley, Houston Baptist 67-66-72=205
Matias Calderon, Arkansas-Little Rock 69-68-68=205