Tigers Look to Improve on Final Day of OVC Championship
Monday, April 22, 2019
Tigers Look to Improve on Final Day of OVC Championship


Event 8
: Ohio Valley Conference Championship
Hosted by: Ohio Valley Conference
Location: Muscle Shoals, Ala.
Course: Robert Trent Jones at the Shoals - Fighting Joe
Details: Par-72, Yardage – 7,258
Weather at Start of Round 2: Sunny, 62
Weather at the End of the Round: Sunny, 82
: GolfStat
Place After 2nd Round: 11th of 11 (+37)

Top 5 Teams:

 1.   Jacksonville State  559  -17 
 2.   Belmont  564   -12 
 3.  Austin Peay  569 -7
 4.   Murray State  573  -3 
 5.   SIUE  576  E 
 11.   Tennessee State   613  +37 


  • Par-3 Scoring – Scotty Hudson, Even
  • Hudson is tied for the third best result for Par-3 scoring
  • Eagles – Woods recorded one on Sunday and was one of three golfers in the field of 55 to accomplish the feat
  • Zac Viminitz of Morehead State made two Eagles on Sunday and added another on Monday
  • Par-5 Scoring - Rosario Falzone has played the eight holes at 1-under for the tournament
  • The score is the fifth best over two days
  • Pars – Drew Owens finished the first round with 14 pars on Sunday and 10 on Monday
  • The 24 for Owens was the sixth most of all golfers through both rounds
  • Erik Lindwall of Eastern Kentucky notched 32 pars

--- The Tennessee State men’s golf team dropped two spots on day two of the Ohio Valley Conference Championship. TSU teamed on Monday for a 24-over, 312, and fell into the first pairings for tee times on Tuesday.

Drew Owens led the Tigers on the second day with a 4-over, 76. Owens paced his play with 10 pars and three birdies. Sam Gatlin and Rosario Falzone finished one stroke back of Owens with identical 4-over, 76’s.

Scotty Hudson grabbed the final scoring round for TSU with an 82, just ahead of Tyler Woods who carded an 85. Hudson recorded two birdies including one on the par-3, 5th. The senior was one of three golfers who birdied No. 5 on Monday.

Up Next: The Tigers will play the final round of the 2019 Ohio Valley Conference Championship on Tuesday morning.

Tee Times:
Tyler Woods - 8:00 a.m.
Scotty Hudson - 8:10 a.m.
Rosario Falzone - 8:20 a.m.
Drew Owens - 8:30 a.m.
Sam Gatlin - 8:40 a.m.

Leaderboard (55 Golfers)
1. Jesus Montenegro (Jacksonville State) 67-68=135, -9
T37. Sam Gatlin 74-77=151, +7
T37. Drew Owens 75-76=151, +7
T40. Rosario Falzone 75-77=152, +8
T50. Scotty Hudson 78-82=160, +16
52. Tyler Woods 77-85=162, +18