TSU GOLF TEAM TAKES THIRD PLACEIN NATIONAL MINORITY CHAMPIONSHIP
Monday, May 5, 2003
PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. --- The Tennessee State golf team finished third in the 2003 National Minority College Golf Championship at the PGA Golf Club (North Course). The Tigers shot an 893 in the 54-hole tournament with rounds, of 293, 297, and 293. Bethune-Cookman fired a 273 on the final day to end with an 844 and finish 12 strokes ahead of another Sunshine state participant, Florida A&M. TSU's Robert Dinwiddie finished in a sixth place tie, shooting a two-under par 214. Stu Michaels shot a 223 to finish in a tie for 13th place. Mark Searle was two strokes back with a 225 to finish in a tie for 17th place while Fraser Inglis was in a tie for 22nd with a 22 and Darragh Lenihan was in 26th with a 230. ?The teams ahead of us were senior-laden and the experience was a key,? said TSU coach, Dr. Catana Starks. ?It was a good experience for our team and we look to build upon it.? Following TSU was Texas-Pan American 884, South Carolina State 891, Alcorn State 919, Texas Southern 929, Alabama State, 970, and Hampton 980. More than 100 athletes representing 22 colleges and universities competed in the field for the 17th National Minority College Golf Championship. The 17th National Minority College Golf Championship PGA Golf Club - North Course Port St. Lucie, Fla. May 1-4, 2003 Final-Round Results Division I Bethune-Cookman Col. 283-288-273--844 Luke Miller 71-74-64--209 Arjun Singh 70-72-71--213 James Douris 70-77-66--213 Matthew Bliss 73-70-72--215 Adam Auger 72-72-74--218 Florida A&M Univ. 284-285-287--856 Jay Sandhu 69-70-67--206 Patrick Irwin 74-68-67--209 Tirrel Baymon 68-74-74--216 Jason Owens 74-73-79--226 Shaun McEwen 73-80-79--232 Tennessee State U. 293-297-293--883 Robert Dinwiddie 69-72-73--214 Stu Michaels 75-74-74--223 Mark Searle 76-76-73--225 Fraser Inglis 79-75-73--227 Darragh Lenihan 73-77-80--230 Texas-Pan American 296-294-294--884 Rudy Celedon 69-69-76--214 Ben Piper 75-78-71--224 Craig Berger 77-75-73--225 Paul Manganilla 75-72-79--226 John Huerta 77-82-74--233 So Carolina St. Univ 297-295-299--891 Mohammed Hai 73-70-73--216 Chris Goad 76-73-75--224 Robert Hanna 77-74-74--225 Kellen Miller 72-78-79--229 Michael Milner 76-79-77--232 Alcorn State U. 313-303-303--919 Glyn Bateman 76-69-71--216 Andrew Jackson 73-76-74--223 Brian Leneve 79-78-75--232 Stephen Conner 85-80-84--249 Wade Watson 89-85-83-257 Division I Individual Standings 1 Jay Sandhu Fla. A&M 69-70-67--206 -10 T2 Patrick Irwin Fla. A&M 74-68-67--209 -7 Luke Miller Beth-Cookm 71-74-64--209 -7 T4 Arjun Singh Beth-Cookm 70-72-71--213 -3 James Douris Beth-Cookm 70-77-66--213 -3 T6 Robert Dinwiddie Tenn. St. 69-72-73--214 -2 Rudy Celedon Tx.-PanAm 69-69-76--214 -2 8 Matthew Bliss Beth-Cookm 73-70-72--215 -1 T9 Glyn Bateman Alcorn St. 76-69-71--216 E Mohammed Hai S Carol St 73-70-73--216 E Tirrel Baymon Fla. A&M 68-74-74--216 E T12 Adam Auger Beth-Cookm 72-72-74--218 +2 T13 Andrew Jackson Alcorn St. 73-76-74--223 +7 Stu Michaels Tenn. St. 75-74-74--223 +7 T15 Ben Piper Tx.-PanAm 75-78-71--224 +8 Chris Goad S Carol St 76-73-75--224 +8 T17 Robert Hanna S Carol St 77-74-74--225 +9 Craig Berger Tx.-PanAm 77-75-73--225 +9 Mark Searle Tenn. St. 76-76-73--225 +9 T20 Paul Manganilla Tx.-PanAm 75-72-79--226 +10 Jason Owens Fla. A&M 74-73-79--226 +10 T22 Glen Wilson Tx. South. 73-78-76--227 +11 Fraser Inglis Tenn. St. 79-75-73--227 +11 T24 Charles Garland Tx. South. 75-78-76--229 +13 Kellen Miller S Carol St 72-78-79--229 +13 26 Darragh Lenihan Tenn. St. 73-77-80--230 +14 T27 Brian Leneve Alcorn St. 79-78-75--232 +16 Michael Milner S Carol St 76-79-77--232 +16 Shaun McEwen Fla. A&M 73-80-79--232 +16 30 John Huerta Tx.-PanAm 77-82-74--233 +17 31 George Guilford Alabama St 77-78-79--234 +18 32 Travis Titus Hampton 78-82-75--235 +19 33 Andre Harden Tx. South. 82-75-80--237 +21 34 Xavier Johnson Tx. South. 76-81-81--238 +22 35 Alex Carter Alabama St 79-75-86--240 +24 36 Brian Ladet Tx. South. 82-81-79--242 +26 37 Harland White Hampton 81-80-83--244 +28 T38 Michael Strachan Hampton 80-86-83--249 +33 Stephen Conner Alcorn St. 85-80-84--249 +33 40 Brian Brock Alabama St 86-75-89--250 +34 41 Charles Taylor Alabama St 90-80-81--251 +35 42 Victor Roberts Hampton 78-86-90--254 +38 43 Wade Watson Alcorn St. 89-85-83--257 +41 44 Dean Taylor Hampton 89-95-88--272 +56 Aaron Richardson Alabama St 85-91--WD Division II Johnson & Wales U-FL 283-284-286--853 Michael Welch 70-67-70--207 Diego Besga 69-70-74--213 Adam Carlucci 72-74-73--219 Adam Williamson 72-80-69--221 John Stoltz 73-73-75--221 Lincoln University 293-296-302--891 Brent Bayer 70-72-76--218 Chris Buescher 73-74-71--218 Dean Browning 72-74-80--226 Tommie Herell 78-77-77--232 Jesse Osman 82-76-78--236 Fayetteville St. U. 314-307-309--930 Jonathan DeCarlo 76-76-78--230 Nathan Jeffreys 85-74-73--232 Brent Snipes 78-80-76--234 Dell Barber 76-77-87--240 Tray Bagley 84-93-82--259 Benedict College 320-313-313--946 Demond Hale 77-80-75--232 Justan Johnson 79-78-77--234 Kevin Rice 81-78-82--241 Kevin Washington 85-77-81--243 Montrell Wells 83-86-80--249 Johnson C. Smith U. 321-315-331--967 Christopher Parker 78-79-80--237 Sherard Bradford, Jr 80-78-87--245 Jeremy Taylor 80-80-87--247 Nick Holmes 83-79-85--247 Chaz Moses 90-79-79--248 St. Augustine's Col. 335-346-330--1011 Stephano Stuart 81-76-74--231 Edric Portier 78-83-80--241 Jermaine Russell 86-83-88--257 Douglas Barrett 90-104-88--282 Kentucky State U. 339-359-363--1061 Nick Rodgers 80-85-78--243 Steve Cunningham 78-84-89--251 Michael Moore 108-110-98--316 William Cook 114-110-98--322 Jonathan C. Douglas 73-80-WD