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Razorback Golfers Take Part in Border Olympics

BY ANDRES FOCIL
Razorback Golfers Take Part in Border Olympics

LAREDO, Texas Arkansas men’s golf team continues its spring schedule this weekend at the Border Olympics at the par-72, 7,241-yard Laredo Country Club.

The 54-hole tournament consists of 36 holes on Friday with the final 18 scheduled for Saturday. The Razorbacks are among a 17-team field hosted by the University of Houston. Joining the Hogs and Cougars is Arkansas-Little Rock, Baylor, Lamar, Louisiana-Lafayette, Memphis, North Texas, Notre Dame, Rice, South Alabama, SMU, Texas-Arlington, Texas State, UTEP, Vanderbilt and Washington State.

Sophomore Andrew Landry leads the Razorbacks into the tournament with a 72.2-scoring average for the season, but he has been ever better this spring with a 69.2-stroke average.

Redshirt freshman Stephen Cox, a Jonesboro, Ark., native, makes his third straight appearance in the lineup. He boasts a 74.4-scoring average on the season. Freshman Frederic Colombo will also play for the Hogs, coming off of a career-best 66 in the final round of the Callaway Invitational last week.

Sophomore transfer Jason Cuthbertson makes his first appearance of the spring in the Arkansas’ lineup. He is averaging a 75.1, but has not played since the Oklahoma Intercollegiate last October. Redshirt freshman Dalton Owens will make his second straight start to round out the lineup.



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