Augusta Finishes In Eighth At Linger Longer Invitational

Augusta Finishes In Eighth At Linger Longer Invitational

EATONTON, Ga. – The Augusta University men's golf team finished the Linger Longer Invitational on Tuesday afternoon in a tie for eighth with host Kennesaw State at Great Waters at Reynolds Plantation.  

 

 

No. 4 Baylor never relinquished the lead and won the event by 15 strokes at 33-under par. No. Virginia took second (-18), No. 20 Georgia third (-11), Troy fourth (-10), and Alabama fifth (-7) for the top finishing scores in the 15-team field.

 

The event was hosted by Kennesaw State and Mercer on the par-72, 7,073-yard course.

 

No. 39 nationally ranked, Greyson Sigg, won the event 16-under par to represent UGA.

 

Augusta shot their best round in the final day with a 277 (-11) to finish in a three-way tie for sixth place with Ohio State and UNCG at four-under par.

 

Junior Broc Everett led Augusta and earned seventh overall with a round-three 67 (-5) to finish seven below par for the event. Senior Emmanuel Kountakis posted a 70 (-2) for a tie for 19th (-3) and senior Viktor Edin slipped inside the top 25 – shooting his second 69 (-3) of the tournament to tie for 23rd (-1).

 

AU senior Jake Marriott ended tied for 64th and freshman Gustav Andersson notched 77th.

 

The Jags host the 39th annual 3M Augusta Invitational April 1-2 at Forest Hills Golf Club in Augusta, Ga. Check out augustainvitational.com for info, history, teams, sponsors, and more!

 

AUGUSTA @ LINGER LONGER (Final)

T6

Augusta

283

300

277

860

7

Broc Everett (1)

71

71

67

209

T19

Emmanuel Kountakis (4)

68

75

70

213

T23

Viktor Edin (2)

69

77

69

215

T64

Jake Marriott (3)

75

77

75

227

77

Gustav Andersson (5)

83

79

71

233

 
 
 
 

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