Newberry, SC - The men's golf team competed at the Newberry Invitational this week along side 15 other teams. The Lions finished 10th out of 16 teams total, while finishing only 2 strokes behind the 8th place team.
The Lions had a standout perfomance by senior Austin Smith, finishing 2nd overall in the tournament individually. He finished at an impressive -4 for the tournament, only 4 strokes behind the leader. He was only one of three golfers to finish under par for the tournament. Next for the Lions to finish was Drew Bryant, who finished 45th overall at +17 overall.
To wrap up the rest of the Lions team, placing 61st overall with a score of +22 was Florian Lino. Following right on his heels were Jason Murphy (63rd,+24) and Emilio Fanjul (65th,+25). The Lions had an impressive run at the tournament, posting some dominant scores day to day and finishing stronly.
The Lions will be back in action on Monday, March 20th at the North Greenville Invitational in Travelers Rest, SC.
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