Cowboys In Fourth At ASC Championship

KERRVILLE, Texas – Hardin-Simmons' men's golf team is in fourth place after the first day of the American Southwest Conference Championship that is being played at the par-72, 7.096-yard Comanche Trace Golf Club in Kerrville.

The Cowboys shot a 306 in the first round and improved eight shots in round two with a 298 and finished with a two-round total of 604.

Freshman Matt Jouett led the Cowboys after shooting a pair of 73s and his 146 total has him tied for 10th overall. Luke Smith shot a pair of 75s and is in 18th place at 150. Senior Austin Prior shot 75-77-152. Michael Speck had an 83 in the first round and followed it up with a career-low 73 in the second round and finished with a 156 total. Aaron Errico shot an 83-79-162.

Jouett and Prior led the Cowboys with five birdies each on the day.  

Mary Hardin-Baylor raced out to the team lead with a 12-under par 276 in the first round and followed with a 283 for a 559 total. UT-Tyler shot 292-279 for a 571 and is 12 strokes back. Concordia is third at 588, HSU is fourth followed by LeTourneau (606), UT-Dallas (609), Howard Payne (622) and Louisiana College (741).

Mats Heien of Mary Hardin-Baylor shot an 8-under par 64 in the first round and followed with a 60 and he has a commanding eight-stroke lead in the medalist race over Alden Fortner of UMHB, George Toone of UT-Tyler and Mason Terry of LeTourneau.

The tournament will conclude with 18 holes in a shotgun start at 8 a.m. on Wednesday.
 

HSU Scores

1

2

Total

T10 Matt Jouett

73

73

146

18 Luke Smith

75

75

150

T23 Austin Prior

75

77

152

26 Mike Speck

83

73

156

32 Aaron Errico

83

79

162

 

 

 

 

Top 10 Individuals

1

2

Total

1 Mats Heien, UMHB

64

69

133

2 Alden Fortner, UMHB

72

69

141

George Toone, UTT

74

67

141

Mason Terry, LETU

67

74

141

5 Logan Young, CTX

70

72

142

6 Sam Hill, UTT

69

74

143

7 Brandon Rougeau, UTT

75

69

144

8 Cody Gilbert, UTT

74

71

145

Brice Cooper, UTD

70

75

145

10 Jarrod Brown, UMHB

72

74

146

Matt Jouett, HSU

73

73

146

 
 
 
 

Team Scores

1

2

Total

1 Mary Hardin-Baylor

276

283

559

2 UT-Tyler

292

279

571

3 Concordia

292

296

588

4 Hardin-Simmons

306

298

604

5 LeTourneau

300

306

606

6 UT-Dallas

312

297

609

7 Howard Payne

317

305

622

8 Louisiana College

376

365

741

 
 
 

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