HARTFORD, Wisc. - Sophomore Matt Robinson and senior Evan Knight each turned in 2-over-par 74 scores for UC Davis' low round on the final day of the Marquette Intercollegiate men's collegiate golf tournament at Erin Hills Tuesday. The Aggies finished in a tie for 11th place in the 15-team field.
Knight, who birdied three holes on the front nine to close out his tournament, finished in a tie for 27th place. Robinson drained a birdie-2 on the ninth, completing a 16-place jump to T37th on the individual leaderboard. Freshman Thomas Hutchison carded a 4-over 76 to finish with a 227-stroke total, good for second among the UC Davis contingent and T34th for the tourney.
Junior Jesse Bratz scored a 5-over 77 to grab a share of 51st place, while senior Brandon Baumgarten rounded out the Aggie field with his weekend-best 75. He totaled 231 strokes for the 54 holes, joining him with Bratz for that T51st.
Florida State's Harry Ellis and Marquette's Austin Kendziorski each finished at 3-under 213 for the individual medalist race. Texas A&M ran away with the team title, firing a 2-under 286 in Wednesday's round for a 866 total, 11 strokes in front of second-place UCLA.
UC Davis returns for short week of practice before heading out to Evanston, Illinois, for Northwestern's Windon Memorial Classic from Sunday through Tuesday.
2017 MARQUETTE INTERCOLLEGIATE, DAY 3
Erin Hills Golf Club (Hartford, Wisc.)
Par 72, 7,722 yards.
TEAM STANDINGS (Final)
1. Texas A&M, 293-287-286--866
2. UCLA, 300-281-296--877
3. Marquette, 290-296-293--879
4. Florida State, 301-287-299--887
5. Michigan State, 298-295-301--894
6. South Florida, 288-306-302--896
7. Wisconsin, 301-299-297--897
t8. Ole Miss, 308-291-302--901
t8. Purdue, 294-303-304--901
10. Northwestern, 301-304-297--902
11. UC Davis, 299-306-299--904
12. UTEP, 291-313-306--910
13. Iowa State, 310-302-299--911
14. Northern Illinois, 312-305-299--916
15. Augusta, 304-303-313--920
Leader plus UC Davis competitors.
1. Harry Ellis, Florida State, 75-66-72--213
t27. Evan Knight, 76-75-74--225
t34. Thomas Hutchison, 74-77-76--227
t37. Matt Robinson, 76-78-74--228
t51. Jesse Bratz, 73-81-77--231
t51. Brandon Baumgarten, 80-76-75--231
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