Cumberland Men's Golf finishes second at MSC Spring Invitational
Tuesday, April 13, 2021
Cumberland Men's Golf finishes second at MSC Spring Invitational
The co-Mid-South Conference Regular Season Champion Cumberland Men's Golf Team

CROSSVILLE, Tenn.-- Cumberland men's golf is crowned co-Mid-South Conference Regular Season Champions after a second-place finish at the Spring Invitational.

Cumberland and Lindsey Wilson are co-champs for the MSC Men's Golf Regular Season title. The regular-season title is determined by the finishes in both the fall tournament and the spring tournament. In order to be eligible for the regular-season championship, teams must have played in both events.

Campbellsville took home the Spring Invitation title with a 14-over par score of 590. The Tigers edged out the Phoenix by five strokes while Lindsey Wilson finished third with a two-day score of 600.

Cumberlands (Ky.) was fourth with a 604, Thomas More (Ky.) and Shawnee State (Ohio) tied for fifth with a total score of 611. Martin Methodist (Tenn.) placed seventh with a score of 613.

Pikeville (Ky.) finished eighth with a score of 627 while Georgetown (Ky.) finished ninth with a 628.

Bethel (Tenn.) and Freed-Hardeman (Tenn.) round out the team standings with scores of 632 and 655, respectively.

Isaac Walker finished in a tie for third place after shooting a 75 on day two. Walker entered the day in first place after a 71 in the first round and had a 36-hole score of 146, six strokes from first place.

Adrian Steeger had the best round of the day for the Phoenix carding a three-under 69. Steeger finished in a tie for fifth place. He shot four-under on the final eight holes.

Finishing third for the Phoenix and 11th in the tournament, Christian Lidgren shot a 79 after his day one performance of 71. Will Samuelsson came in tied for 16th after following up his day one score of 79 with a one-over-par 73. Reece Gaddes, Tomi Acotto, and Bryson Smith each tied for 26th place with two-round totals of 154.

Rounding out the Phoenix are Garrett Hughes and Andrew Lena. Hughes finished tied for 43 after shooting a 71 on day one and 88 on day two. Lena shot 80 on day one and followed that up with a 92 in the final round to finish 63rd.

The team will next take the course at the Mid-South Conference Championship on Apr. 26-28 in Bowling Green, Ky.

 

 
TEAM RESULTS 
 
1. Campbellsville - 298-292 - 590 (+14)  
2. Cumberland University - TN - 303-292 - 595 (+19)  
3. Lindsey Wilson - 293-307 - 600 (+24)  
4. University of the Cumberlands 301-303 - 604 (+28)  
T5 Thomas More University - 303-308 - 611 (+35)  
T5 Shawnee State - 306-305 - 611 (+35)  
7 Martin Methodist - 309-304 - 613 (+37)  
8 Pikeville - 311-316 - 627 (+51)  
9 Georgetown College - 320-308 - 628 (+52)
10 Bethel University TN - 315-317 - 632 (+56)  
11 Freed-Hardeman - 320-355 - 655 (+33)
 
INDIVIDUAL RESULTS 
 
t3. Isaac Walker - 71-75 - 146 (+2)
t5. Adrian Steeger - 78-69 - 147 (+3)
t11. Christian Lindgren - 71-79 - 150 (+6) (INDIVIDUAL)
t16. Will Samuelsson - 79-73 - 152 (+8)
t26. Reece Gaddes - 81-73 - 154 (+10) (INDIVIDUAL)
t26. Tomi Acotto - 75-79 - 154 (+10)
t26. Bryson Smith - 79-75 - 154 (+10)
t43. Garrett Hughes - 71-88 - 159 (+15) (INDIVIDUAL)
t63. Andrew Lena - 80-92 - 172 (+28) (INDIVIDUAL)