Badger Athletics - Spring Hill College News
Men's Golf - Tue, Sep. 29, 2009
The Spring Hill College men's golf team finished in 5th place of 10 teams at the Jim Redgate Invitational hosted by Meridian Community College at Briarwood Country Club.
 
The Badgers shot a combined 877 (298, 285, 294, +25) over the par-71, 6581-yard course.
 
Individually, freshman Charles Balsamico shot a 2-under par 211 (71, 69, 71) to finish tied for second place while fellow freshman Joseph Webster closed with a 221 total (72, 73, 76, +8) and tied for 16th position.
 
Junior Javier Portal of Miami, Fla., carded a 222 (73, 71, 78, +9), as did senior Will Loweth of Houston, Texas (76, 73, 73).  Junior Eddie Smith of Houston shot 224 (78, 72, 74, +11) and junior Ricky Escobar from Miami rounded out the SHC competitors with a 236 (82, 78, 76, +23).
 
The Badgers will next play at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Invitational in Gulfport, Miss., on October 19-20.