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Liberty Finishes In Ninth Place At The UTSA Invitational

October 24, 2006
|  Kerrville, Texas
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Liberty Finishes In Ninth Place At The UTSA Invitational
Liberty University shot the fifth best team round on Tuesday to finish the UTSA Invitational in 9th place out of 11 teams at the Oak Hills Country Club in Kerrville, Texas.

Southeastern Louisiana held their two round lead over Sam Houston St. to win the Invitational as they shot 846 for the tournament. Sam Houston came into round three seven strokes behind the leader but shot a 289 on day two taking second place, nine strokes behind tournament champion Southeastern Louisiana. St. Johns (863), host Texas-San Antonio (866) and Western Kentucky (871) round out the top five teams.

There was a three way tie for medalist honors as Peter O'Keeffe of Southeastern Louisiana, Robert Gwin of Sam Houston St. and Keegan Bradley of St. John's all finished 8-under par for the tournament. Thomas Kearney of Texas-San Antonio finished one stroke behind the leaders to place fourth.
For Liberty, Steve Hawk shot a tournament team low of 71 on Tuesday to lead the Flames to the fifth lowest team score in round three. Josh Bain finished five strokes behind Hawk for the tournament as he shot 224 for the tournament. Parker McKoy shot a 225, Jay Calvo shot a 228 and Peter Horstman shot a 229 to round out the Flames' five.

Liberty is back in action at Old Dominion's Seascape Collegiate at the Seascape Golf Course in Kitty Hawk, N.C. The tournament is a two day, 54-hole event October 30-31.


Fin.  School                            Scores
1     Southeastern La. U.    274   285   287   846   -18
2     Sam Houston St. U.    285   281   289   855     -9
3     St. John's Univ.          281   288   294   863     -1
4     Texas-San Antonio      292   283   291   866    +2
5     Western Kentucky U.   290   292   289   871    +7
6     Texas State Univer.     286   292   296   874   +10
7     Boston College            284   295   297    876  +12
8     Campbell University      286   296   298    880  +16
9     Liberty University         294   299   296    889  +25
10   Stephen F. Austin St     299   294   299    892  +28
11   UALR                          294   301   302    897  +33


9 Liberty University         294   299   296   889
T 20 Stephen Hawk          73    75     71   219
T 36 Josh Bain                 74    76     74   224
T 38 Parker McKoy            73    72     80   225
T 47 Jay Calvo                 74    79     75   228
T 49 Peter Horstman         77    76      76   229