Albuquerque, N.M. (Sept. 29, 2018) — Wyoming continued its strong play this fall finishing eighth in a national field of 17 teams at the William H. Tucker Invitational in Albuquerque, NM on Saturday. The Cowboys concluded the tournament with a final round 292 and a 54-hole total of 875 (+11). Cowboys Dan Starzinski and Kirby Coe-Kirkham tied for 13th place with final three-round totals of even par216.
The team champion was BYU who finished at 848 (-16) two shots ahead of second place UNLV 850 (-14). The individual champions were Harry Hall of UNLV and Peter Kuest of BYU, who shared the title at 11-under par 205.
The Cowboys played consistent golf throughout the tournament shooting rounds of 293 (+5), 290 (+2) and 292 (+4). The Pokes were in eighth place at the conclusion of each of the three rounds.
John Murdock shot a 220 (+4) to tie for 37th, Carl Underwood finished with a 223 (+7) to tie for 46th and Jimmy Dales rounded out the Wyoming scoring with a 234 (+18) to tie for 83rd.
The 2018 William H. Tucker Invitational was played at the University of New Mexico Championship Course in Albuquerque, NM.
The Cowboys will have over a week to prepare for their next tournament which will be the Paintbrush Invitational hosted by the University of Denver on Monday and Tuesday, October 8th and 9th in Parker, CO.