LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Garrett Daniel and freshman Adrian Steeger each carded even-par rounds of 72 and freshman Nick Henderson shot 73, helping Cumberland men’s golf move up one spot in the team rankings on Tuesday at the Bojangles Tennessee Intercollegiate at Tennessee National Golf Club in Loudon, Tenn.
Daniel and Steeger tied for the third lowest score of the day at even-par 72. Daniel finished with a 54-hole score of 219, tied for 11th, as did Henderson after his one-over 73. Steeger was one stroke behind at 220, tied for 14th.
Sophomore Bryson Smith posted a three-over 75 in the final round and tied for 24th with a 54-hole total of 224 while junior Josh Wiseman shot 84 on Tuesday, tied for 49th.
The Phoenix tied for fifth as a team, carding a 292 in the third round for a 54-hole total of 882, tied with Lindsey Wilson. Dalton State College won the event by 14 strokes over host Tennessee Wesleyan. Truett-McConnell was third, just five shots in front of CU.
Cumberland plays its final fall tournament in two weeks at the Reinhardt Invitational at Callahan Golf Links in Waleska, Ga.
t11. Nick Henderson 73-73-73=219
t11. Garrett Daniel 74-73-72=219
t14. Adrian Steeger 73-75-72=220
t24. Bryson Smith 76-73-75=224
t49. Josh Wiseman 77-75-84=236
1. Dalton State – 283-282-295=860
2. Tennessee Wesleyan – 295-287-292=874
3. Truett-McConnell – 291-286-300=877
4. Point University – 288-293-298=879
t5. Cumberland University – 296-294-292=882
t5. Lindsey Wilson – 281-302-299=882
7. Reinhardt University – 296-301-303=900
8. University of the Cumberlands – 317-296295=908
9. SCAD-Atlanta – 304-302304=910
10. Montreat College – 319-299-304=922