--- The Tennessee State University men’s golf team finished the 2009 Ohio
Valley Conference Championship Tournament in sixth place.
TennesseeState produced its best finish at the OVC
Championship since a fifth-place effort at the 2004 Championship. Chris
Seibel had a 3-under score of 69 to finish at 221 (+5) for the
event, putting him in seventh place. His round of 69 was tied for
the lowest on the day and was the third lowest of the championship.
carded a 230 (76-77-77) picking up a 22nd place finish for the
Tigers. Richard Gill finished in 31st place with a 234 while Dorian
Vauls tallied a 236, good for a 34th place finish. Christ McKay
rounded out the TSU scorers with a 248 and a 41st place finish.
Austin Peay claimed its seventh Ohio
Valley Conference Men's Golf Championship, also winning OVC Championships in
1979, 1988, 1989, 2001, 2002 and 2003. The Govs had a final round team total of
287 (-1) while MurrayState had a final round
293. HostJacksonvilleState and defending champion Eastern Kentucky tied for third. The field
was rounded out by Morehead State,
Eastern Illinois, UT
Martin and Tennessee Tech.
individual medalist competition, JacksonvilleState's Gonzalo Berlin
became the fourth Gamecock individual medalist with a 1-stroke victory.