Cowboys Place Fourth At ASC Championship

Cowboys Place Fourth At ASC Championship

AUSTIN, Texas -- Hardin-Simmons' men's golf team finished fourth at the 2018 American Southwest Conference Golf Championship that was played at the par-72, 7,026-yard Avery Ranch Golf Club in Austin on Tuesday.

Senior Aaron Errico led the Cowboys in his final round with a 73. He finished with a 74-78-73-225 to place 10th overall at the tournament. Freshman Nick Vella finished seventh overall as he shot a consistent 72-74-75-221 to place seventh overall.

Matt Jouett shot 74-74-79-227 to place 13th and Luke Smith had rounds of 76-77-75-228 to place 16th. Michael Speck shot 78-88-85-251 for the Cowboys.

UT Tyler held off Concordia for the conference title. The Patriots shot 287-297-297-871 to win by four strokes over Concordia. UT-Dallas shot 296-300-296 to place third with an 892. HSU shot 296-303-302 to place fourth with a 901 total. LeTourneau, Mary Hardin-Baylor, Howard Payne and Louisiana College rounded out the field.

Tyler Uhlig of UT Tyler shot an impressive seven-under-par to win the medalist race with a 209 total by seven shots over Ryan McGinley of Concordia.

The all-conference team was announced after the tournament and Smith was voted to the second team by the coaches. Matt Jouett was named an honorable mention selection for the Cowboys.

HSU will return the majority of its team for the 2018-19 season.  



4 Hardin-Simmons

296

303

302

901

T7 Nick Vella

72

74

75

221

10 Aaron Errico

74

78

73

225

T13 Matt Jouett

74

74

79

227

16 Luke Smith

76

77

75

228

37 Michael Speck

78

88

85

251

         

Team Scores

1

2

3

Total

1 UT Tyler

287

297

287

871

2 Concordia

296

291

288

875

3 UT Dallas

296

300

296

892

4 Hardin-Simmons

296

303

302

901

5 LeTourneau

315

307

303

925

6 Mary Hardin-Baylor

314

305

313

932

7 Howard Payne

316

315

313

944

8 Louisiana College

325

331

352

1008

         

Top 10 Individuals

1

2

3

Total

1 Tyler Uhlig, UTT

68

71

70

209

2 Ryan McGinley, CTX

68

77

71

216

3 Cory Gillespie, LETU

76

74

67

217

4 Levi Pettit, UTD

73

75

70

218

5 Nicklaus Cuny, UTT

72

74

73

219

6 Seger Howell, CTX

81

70

69

220

T7 Trystan Perkins, UTT

74

73

74

221

T7 Nick Vella, HSU

72

74

75

221

T7 Logan Young, CTX

76

73

72

221

10 Aaron Errico, HSU

74

78

73

225