Williams ties for seventh with third straight 72
Tuesday, October 3, 2017
Williams ties for seventh with third straight 72
Austin Williams shot 72 for the third consecutive round, tying for seventh at the Skyhawk Classic. (Credit Bob Tamboli)

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Austin Williams shot even-par 72 for the third straight round, tying for seventh individually while Cumberland finished ninth as a team at the Skyhawk Classic on Tuesday at Paris Landing State Park in Buchanan, Tenn.

Williams carded three straight rounds of even-par on the 6,685-yard course, finishing six strokes behind John A. Logan College’s Brian Whitson, who also shot 72 in the final round on Tuesday.

Junior Garrett Daniel tied for 39th overall, recording a final-round 75, while senior Zach Polston posted an 80 on Tuesday, tying for 50th. Freshman Reece Gaddes shot 82, tying for 58th, and sophomore Jacob Nolen placed 69th, registering a final-round 83.

Cumberland recorded a team score of 309 on Tuesday, dropping one spot in the team standings to ninth. The Phoenix play again in two weeks at the Bojangles Tennessee Intercollegiate in Loudon, Tenn.

INDIVIDUAL RESULTS
t7. Austin Williams – 72-72-72=216
t39. Garrett Daniel – 82-74-75=231
t50. Zach Polston – 75-79-80=234
t58. Reece Gaddes – 81-75-82=238
69. Jacob Nolen – 85-80-83=248

TEAM RESULTS
1. UT Martin – 290-287-283=860
2. Murray State – 290-289-296=875
3. John A. Logan College – 294-290-296=880
4. Lindsey Wilson – 297-297-296=890
t5. Incarnate Word – 303-290-301=894
t5. Tennessee State – 299-298-297=894
7. Alabama State – 300-301-297=898
8. Missouri Baptist – 305-306-301=912
9. Cumberland University – 310-300-309=919
10. Rend Lake College – 302-309-315=926
11. Union University – 318-305-306=929
12. Bethel University – 321-318-320=959