Men's Golf third of 17 at SJU fall tourney

Men's Golf third of 17 at SJU fall tourney

Team results

Individual results

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St. Thomas' top team placed third in the 17-team St. John's Fall Invite. The final 18 holes were contested Sunday. No. 24-ranked UST closed six shots behind co-champions Manitoba (294-299/593) and No. 16-ranked St. John's (304-289/593).

UST topped fourth-place UW-Eau Claire by three shots.

The Tommies' No. 2 team shot 304-303/607 and placed fifth.

St. Thomas had one player in the top 10 and nine in the top 42 in a field of 100 players:

  • Derek Farrell shot 73 on Sunday and tied for eighth at 149;
  • Emmet Herb shot 73 on Sunday and tied for 14th at 150;
  • Shane Sienko shot 74 on Sunday and tied for 14th at 150;
  • Jack Ritchay of the No. 2 team shot 75-75 and tied for 14th at 150;
  • Pete Sienko shot 75-77 and tied for 21st;
  • freshman Max McGlade of the No. 2 team shot 75-77 and tied for 21st.

The Tommies will compete in the 54-hole Twin Cities Classic Sept. 23-25.

 

Saturday story

St. Thomas has two teams sitting in the top five at the halfway point of the 17-team St. John's Fall Invite. The final 18 holes will be contested Sunday.

Nine of the 10 players competing on the two Tommie teams shot either a 75, 76 or 77. St. Thomas' first team shot 302 and sits in third behind Manitoba (294) and UW-Eau Claire (296), and thr second team shot 304 and is tied for fourth with St. John's.

Pete Sienko and Riley Gannon on the first team and Jack Richay and freshman Max McGlade on the second team all shot 75s to lead UST.