HATTIESBURG, Miss. – The Spring Hill College men's golf team finished with in 6th place out of seven teams at the Carey Collegiate Classic at Canebrake Golf Course on Monday and Tuesday.
The Badgers shot a combined team score of 628 (324, 304, +52) over the par-72, 7003-yard course in two rounds on Monday and Tuesday, finishing 30 strokes behind host William Carey University (297, 301, 598, +22).
Junior Jordan Portal (80, 75) of Miami, Fla., and freshman Wesley Hunter (84, 71) from St. Luke's Episcopal School in Mobile tied for 12th place out of 39 competitors with +11 scores of 155 (72, 70) and 13 strokes behind tournament champion Adam Hall (70, 72, 142, -2) of Blue Mountain College.
Freshman Grant Luisi from Dallas, Texas, shot a +13 score of 157 (79, 78, 157) for 20th position and sophomore Cade Landeche of Luling, La., closed the event in 27th place with a total of 161 strokes (81, 80, +17) while knocking five strokes off his previous score.
Spring Hill will next host the annual Badger Invitational on April 7-8 at Spring Hill Golf Course.