TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 04, 2003
Men's Golf Places Fourth at Stetson Spring Invitational

Feb. 4, 2003

Complete Results

DELAND, Fla. - The Jacksonville University men's golf team finished fourth at the Stetson Spring Invitational Tuesday at the par-72 Victoria Hills Golf Club in DeLand, Fla. JU finished with a three-round total of 920 (306-307-307), 15 strokes behind Bethune-Cookman. Junior Will Morgan (Berkshire, England) paced JU finishing in a tie for sixth with a 10 over-par 226 in the Dolphins' first event of the spring season.

JU was in third place heading into the final round trailing only Troy State and Bethune-Cookman, but failed to make up any ground on either one finishing with the same score (307) as in round two. BCC's Luke Miller finished three over-par taking home medallist honors (71-78-70=219), defeating Florida Atlantic's Matt Anderson by two strokes.

Senior Andy Allen (Jacksonville/Wolfson) fired a final round 71, the low round for any Dolphin player, to finish 11th with a total of 228. Seniors Derek Ausherman (Middletown, Md.) and Luis Rivera (Jacksonville/Terry Parker) finished in a tie for 14th with totals of 233, while freshman Travis Ausherman (Middletown, Md.) finished 34th with a total of 250.

The Dolphins return to action Feb. 17-18 at the Sam Hall/Southern Miss Intercollegiate in Biloxi, Miss.

Team Results
1. Bethune-Cookman     301-303-305=905
2. Troy State          307-294-307=907
3. Florida Atlantic    310-308-300=918
4. Jacksonville        306-307-307=920
5. Belmont             304-311-316=931
6. Florida A&M         315-308-321=944
7. Stetson             318-319-332=969

JU Top Finishers 6th-t Will Morgan 75-75-76=226 11th Andy Allen 77-80-71=228 14th-t Derek Ausherman 77-75-81=233 Luis Rivera 77-77-79=233 34th Travis Ausherman 81-84-85=250