Men's Golf Finishes Ninth at Sam H. Hall Intercollegiate

Feb. 18, 2003

Complete Results

HATTIESBURG, Miss. - The Jacksonville University men's golf team finished ninth out of 15 Tuesday at the Sam H. Hall Intercollegiate at the par-72 Hattiesburg Country Club in Hattiesburg, Miss. The Dolphins finished with a three-round total of 900 (300-304-296), finishing 48 strokes behind Southeastern Louisiana. Senior Andy Allen (Jacksonville/Wolfson) finished in second place with a 7-under par 209.

Allen was in the hunt for medallist honors the entire tournament, shooting a 69 in the first round, followed by an even-par 72 in the second round. He closed with a 4-under par 68 in the final round, but Southern Miss' Shane Rushing also closed with a 68, finishing 11-under par (66-71-68=205) to win medallist honors.

Seniors Luis Rivera (Jacksonville/Terry Parker) and Derek Ausherman (Middletown, Md.) finished T-42nd and T-56th, respectively, while freshman Travis Ausherman (Middletown, Md.) finished T-56th.

The Dolphins return to action hosting the first Palencia Collegiate Invitational March 2-3 at The Palencia Club in St. Augustine, Fla.

Individual Scores (Place)
Andy Allen (2nd)              69-72-68=209
Luis Rivera (T-42nd)          79-74-74=227
Derek Ausherman (T-53rd)      75-78-78=231
Travis Ausherman (T-56th)     77-80-76=233
Will Morgan (WD)              81-80-WD

Team Scores 1. Southeastern La. 285-277-290=852 2. McNeese State 278-293-283=854 3. Wichita State 291-279-287=857 Southern Miss 284-287-286=857 5. Iowa State 296-288-301=885 6. Nebraska 302-291-299=892 7. Sam Houston St. 300-291-302=893 8. Troy State 295-292-311=898 9. JU 300-304-296=900 10. La.-Monroe 303-305-297=905 11. Nicholls State 299-309-308=916 12. Texas-Pan Am 306-307-310=923 13. Samford 312-299-314=925 14. Western Illinois 319-311-306=936 15. William Carey 325-327-326=978