Carlson, Men’s Golf Finish Strong in Maryland
Published: Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Updated: Wednesday, September 11, 2013 16:09
Bill Carlson of the NDSU men’s golf team finished in third place at the Navy Fall Classic in Annapolis, Md. The men’s team finished in fourth place and improved by four strokes from the first day of the tournament.
The Bison had a first day score of 292 and finished the two-day tournament on Sunday with a 588. Junior Bill Carlson finished four shots back of the leader, Towson’s Joe Gunerman who finished first with an 8-under 134, beating St. Joseph’s TJ McNulty in a playoff.
On opening day, Carlson fired a career-best 68 and posted a 70 on the final day to finish 4-under-par 138. Trent Olson of NDSU shot an even-par 71 on the final day to finish tied for 12th place at 4-over 146. Teammate Connor Holland shot a 72 on Sunday to tie for 18th place at 6-over 148 and junior Ursinio Puga tied for 44th place with a 79 on the final day to post a 156. Senior Kavin Dvorak shot an 87 on the final day and placed 53rd with a score of 168 for the tournament.
Towson won the tournament with a 554, College of Charleston finished second with a 579 and St. Joseph’s finished third with a 587.
The Bison men are scheduled to host the Erv Kaiser Invitational Monday and Tuesday at Oxbow Country Club.