Phoenix take Third at Music City Invitational
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
Phoenix take Third at Music City Invitational
Isaac Walker earns All-Tournament Team honors after claiming second place individually. (Credit: Dillon Miller)

GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn.--Cumberland men's golf finished third in the first tournament of the season after posting a 296 as a team in the final round at the Music City Invitational at Twelve Stones Golf Club.

Sophomore Isaac Walker continued his good play with a two-under round to finish second individually. He started the day with birdies on No. 2 and No. 3, but posted a double bogey on a No. 4. He bounced back with a birdie on No. 5 and bogeyed No. 7 for an even front-nine. On the back, he carded one bogey and three birdies to finish with a 70 and a 139 two-round score.

Christian Lindgreen played very well again shooting an even-par. The front nine Lindgreen shot a one-over 37 with a birdie on No. 1 and No. 9. He double-bogeyed No. 4 and bogeyed No. 7. Lindgreen picked up a birdie on No. 12 and picked up eight pars on the back-nine for a 72. He finished in seventh place for the first Top-10 finish of his career.

Adrian Steeger dropped two spots to finish in ninth overall after shooting a 75 in the final round. Steeger posted three birdies on No. 1, No. 5, and No. 14. His score suffered from two triple bogeys on No. 4 and No. 16. He finished with a 146 in the tournament.

Will Samuelsson finished tied for 11th place after posting a 73. Samuelson shot a one-over on the front nine with two birdies, a bogey, and a double bogey. He shot even-par on the back with a birdie and a bogey to finish with a 148 for two rounds.

Reece Gaddes finished in a tie for 13th place. He shot a 78 in the final round with two birdies, three bogeys, a double bogey, and a triple bogey. Gaddes posted a two-round total of 149.

Domino Mollesand shot a 79 in the final round after a 74 in the first round to finish in 21st place. Seth Clayton shot a six-over-par 78 in the final round for a total of 155 and a tie for 25th place.

Tennessee Wesleyan won the tournament with a 571, three strokes better than Tennessee Southern. Tennessee Wesleyan's John Houk won the tournament with a 10-under par two-round total.

Cumberland's Isaac Walker earned All-Tournament Team honors.

Cumberland will be back in action at the Invite at Innisbrook on September 27 and 28 in Tampa, Florida. 

INDIVIDUAL SCORES

2. Isaac Walker - 69-70 = 139
7. Christian Lindgreen - 72-72 = 144
9. Adrian Steeger - 71-75 = 146
t11. Will Samuelsson - 75-73 = 148
t13. Reece Gaddes - 71-78 = 149
21. Domino Mollesand - 74-79 = 153
t25. Seth Clayton - 77-78 = 155
t33. Tomi Accoto - 81-78 = 159
36. Will Bales - 83-80 = 163
t38. Garrett Hughes - 81-87 = 168
t40. Andrew Lena - 83-87 =170
 

TEAM SCORES

1. Tennessee Wesleyan - 282-289 = 571
2. Tennessee Southern - 288-286 = 574
3. Cumberland Univ. - 286-296 = 582
4. Thomas More Univ. - 302-306 = 608
5. Brescia Univ. - 304-308 = 612
6. Marian Univ. - 306-305 = 611
7. Bethel Univ. - 313-306 = 619
8. Cumberland Univ. (B) - 304-316 = 620