FOWLER GUIDES MEN'S GOLF IN FINAL ROUND OF OLYMPIC CLUB INTERCOLLEGIATE

FOWLER GUIDES MEN'S GOLF IN FINAL ROUND OF OLYMPIC CLUB INTERCOLLEGIATE

SAN FRANCISCO — The Sacramento State men's golf team wrapped up play at the Olympic Club Intercollegiate on Tuesday. The Hornets shot 301 and finished the event in 12th place. Sacramento State was led by freshman Joe Fowler who shot a 2-over par round of 73 marking the third different individual leader in as many rounds for the team.

Nevada rallied to win the team title by one stroke over Cal State Fullerton. The Wolf Pack were 2-over par as a team during the third round and made up six strokes on the Titans during the round. Santa Clara was third at 862 while San Francisco and BYU tied for fourth place at 868.

Fowler tied for 57th overall at 81-76-73-230. His third round was highlighted by an eight-hole stretch which he played at 3-under par with birdies on the par-3 13th and par-5 17th and first. However, he immediately bogeyed Nos. 2-4 and ended with a bogey on No. 8 to wrap up the round at 2-over.

Landon Azevedo ranked second on the team with a 74 on Tuesday. Azevedo started the tournament with an 87 but had the lowest combined total on the team over the final two rounds. He also had three birdies on Tuesday along with two bogeys and two double bogeys.

Jeff Carr tied for 39th after carding rounds of 72-75-77-224 for the best finish on the team. Carr was 3-over through his first seven holes before his first bogey on the par-4 18th. He moved to 6-over through but answered with a birdie on No. 7. However, a bogey on the par-4 ninth took him back to 6-over for the round.

Ethan Davidson also shot 77 to account for the final team score. Davidson had one birdie, two bogeys, a double and a triple during the third round. He tied for 60th place at 80-76-77-233.

Riley Bell tied for 43rd overall at 79-67-78-225. Bell's third round was comprised of a birdie, six bogeys and a double bogey.

Sacramento State will next compete at the GCU Invitational on Friday and Saturday in Phoenix.

OLYMPIC CLUB INTERCOLLEGIATE
San Francisco, Calif. | Olympic Club
Par 71 | 6.942 Yards

TEAM RESULTS
1. Nevada 288-275-286-849
2. Cal State Fullerton 279-279-292-850
3. Santa Clara 291-281-290-862
T4. San Francisco 296-284-288-868
T4. Brigham Young 285-285-298-868
6. UC Davis 295-283-295-873
7. Loyola Marymount 294-293-292-879
8. Cal Baptist 293-293-301-887
9. Pacific 304-290-298-892
10. Seattle 299-299-296-894
11. Cal State Monterey Bay 296-302-298-896
12. Sacramento State 312-291-301-904
13. Cal Poly 298-308-310-916

INDIVIDUAL TOP FIVE
1. Sam Meek, NEV, 73-66-70-209
T2. Matthew McCarty, SCU, 71-67-72-210
T2. Derek Castillo, CSF, 65-69-76-210
T4. Rhett Rasmussen, BYU, 7070-71-211
T4. Alex Chin, USF, 72-71-68-211

SACRAMENTO STATE SCORES
T39. Jeff Carr 72-75-77-224
T43. Riley Bell 79-68-78-225
T57. Joe Fowler 81-76-73-230
T60. Ethan Davidson 80-76-77-233
T60. Landon Azevedo 87-72-74-233