ORU men win wire-to-wire

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill.  – The Oral Roberts University men’s golf team led from start to finish and took the team championship at the SIUE Derek Dolenc Invitational on Tuesday, finishing with a 54-hole total of 879 (289-296-294).  Missouri State (297-292-291) and UT Martin (299-295-286) finished tied for second at 880. 

Notes
–       The team victory was ORU’s first in men’s golf since the 2010 Summit League Championship, and the first non-conference tournament title since the 2006 Mean Green Classic.

–       Scott Newell finished third at -2 214 (71-70-73) for the tournament, his best 54-hole score on a par 72 course.

–       In his ORU debut, Trevor Torgerson finished tied for third on the team and 27th overall at 225 (72-75-78).

 
ORU Results
3 – Scott Newell – 71-70-73—214
T10 – Parker Dolezal – 72-74-73—219
T27 – Trevor Torgerson – 72-75-78—225
T27 – Will Paulsell – 74-77-74—225
55 – Anthony Skirk – 75-81-74—230 
 
Complete Team Results
1 – ORU – 289-296-294—879

T2 – Missouri State – 297-292-291—880
T2 – UT Martin – 299-295-286—880
4 – Murray State – 303-292-292—887
5 – Belmont – 296-299-293—888
6 – Bradley – 304-298-289—891
7 – South Dakota – 297-295-300—892
8 – Southern Illinois – 299-305-289—893
9 – SIU Edwardsville – 301-292-303—896
10 – Drake – 303-301-299—903
11 – Omaha – 302-295-312—909
12 – Western Illinois – 304-299-307—910
13 – Evansville – 307-302-302—911
14 – Eastern Illinois – 301-302-309—912
15 – IPFW – 311-312-310—933   

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