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Razorback Golfers Finish 14th at John A. Burns Intercollegiate

BY ANDRES FOCIL
Razorback Golfers Finish 14th at John A. Burns Intercollegiate

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS, O’ahuArkansas sophomore Andrew Landry finished tied for fourth with an 8-under-par total of 208 while the Razorbacks finished tied for 14th at the John A. Burns Intercollegiate on Friday at the par-72, 6,916-yard Leilehua Golf Course.

“I thought our team grew up this week,” Arkansas head coach Brad McMakin said. “We didn’t play well in the first round, but really got better in the second and third rounds. We have some young and talented golfers that just need some experience.”

Brigham Young won the tournament with a with a 27-under-par total of 834 to edge first- and second- round leader UNLV that finished 19-under-par 842.

Landry finished tied for fourth after a 1-under-par 71 in Friday’s final round. He fired rounds of 69 and 68 to open the tournament. SMU’s Frank Wrenn captured medalist honors with a 13-under-par total of 203.

Redshirt freshman Stephen Cox finished tied for 38th with an even-par 72 in the final round to finish at 1-over-par 217 for the event. Sophomore Jason Turner turned in a 1-under-par 71 in the third round to finish at 4-over-par 220 and tied for 67th.

True freshman Frederico Colombo shot his second straight 74 to finish in a tie for 97th at 11-over-par 227. Allen McFerran fired a 77 in the final round for a three-day total of 231.

The Razorbacks return to action on March 5-6 at the USD Collegiate Invitational on the Farms Golf Course in San Diego, Calif.

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