WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W. Va. – Oklahoma State’s men’s golf team used a 1-over 281 to pull away from the field at the Big 12 Championship on Sunday at The Greenbrier and capture its first conference crown under head coach Alan Bratton.
No. 7 Oklahoma carded a 4-over 284 during Sunday’s final round to bring its three-round total to 842 (+2).
The 10-team field featured five teams ranked in the top 25 of the latest GolfStat rankings. The finish marked OU’s seventh consecutive top-3 finish.
Junior Garett Reband and freshman Patrick Welch finished in the top 10, tying for eighth place at 1-under 209 to earn all-tournament team honors. Reband was consistent throughout the day to pick up his fourth top-10 finish of the season and carded an even-par 70 during Sunday’s final round.
Welch claimed his second top-10 finish of his career, also shooting 70 to close out his first appearance at the Big 12 Championship. The freshman finished with three birdies during Sunday’s final 18 holes.
Senior Blaine Hale posted an even-par 70 on Sunday to total a 212 for the tournament to take 16th place. The senior closed out his round with an eagle on the par-5 on hole No. 17.
Redshirt junior Quade Cummins finished in a tie for 23rd place at 215. Cummins logged a 74 during Sunday’s final round, picking up an eagle and a birdie on his scorecard during Sunday’s action.
Senior Brad Dalke closed out the tournament with a 74 to bring his three-round total to 217. Dalke played well on the back nine, carding four straight birdies as the senior claimed a share of 31st place in his final Big 12 Championship.
The Sooners await their postseason destination for the NCAA Regionals, set to take place May 13-15. The selection show for the NCAA Division I Men’s Golf Championship will air Wednesday at 8 p.m. CT live on Golf Channel.