Cowboys Finish Fourth At ASC Championship

KERRVILLE, Texas – Hardin-Simmons' men's golf team finished fourth at the 2017 American Southwest Conference Championship at the par-72, 7,079-yard Comanche Trace Golf Club in Kerrville.

All but one team saw its score go up in the third round as the conditions played a little harder than the 36 holes on Tuesday. HSU shot a 312 in the final round and finished fourth with a 916 total.

Mike Speck led the Cowboys with a 77 on Wednesday. After shooting 83 in the first round, he led the Cowboys in the final two rounds and he finished with an 83-73-77 for a 233 total.

Freshman Matt Jouett was the top Cowboy for the tournament as he placed tied for 13th with a 73-73-78-224. Luke Smith was 20th overall with a 75-75-79-229.

Senior Austin Prior played his final round for the Cowboys and the four-year starter finished with a 75-77-78-230. Aaron Errico shot 83-79-79-241 to round out the Cowboy lineup.

Mary Hardin-Baylor won the tournament by 20 shots over second-place UT-Tyler. UMHB shot 276-283-285-844.  Mats Heien of Mary Hardin-Baylor won the medalist title by eight strokes after posting a 64-69-68-201 total.

The tournament concluded the season for HSU.
 

HSU Scoring

1

2

3

Total

4

Hardin-Simmons

306

298

312

916

T13

Matt Jouett

73

73

78

224

20

Luke Smith

75

75

79

229

21

Austin Prior

75

77

78

230

T25

Mike Speck

83

73

77

233

T30

Aaron Errico

83

79

79

241

           

Team Scoring

1

2

3

Total

1

Mary Hardin-Baylor

276

283

285

844

2

UT Tyler

292

279

293

864

3

Concordia

292

296

286

874

4

Hardin-Simmons

306

298

312

916

5

UT-Dallas

312

297

308

917

6

LeTourneau

300

306

314

920

7

Howard Payne

317

305

320

942

8

Louisiana College

376

365

385

1126

           
           

Top 10 Individuals

1

2

3

Total

1

Mats Heien, UMHB

64

69

68

201

2

George Toone, UTT

74

67

68

209

3

Alden Fortner, UMHB

72

69

71

212

4

Logan Young, CTX

70

72

71

213

5

Mason Terry, LETU

67

74

75

216

T6

Seger Howell, CTX

72

76

69

217

T6

Sam Hill, UTT

69

74

74

217

T6

Brice Cooper, UTD

70

75

72

217

T9

Jarrod Brown, UMHB

72

74

72

218

T9

Brandon Rougeau, UTT

75

69

74

218

 
 

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