Men's golf recap: Colorado State finishes in fifth at MWC Championship

May 5, 2013

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TUCSON, Ariz.- In Colorado State’s final round of the Mountain West Conference Championship, the Rams shot a 297 (+13), giving them a three-day score of 876 (+24).   The Rams finished in fifth place. 

Junior Parker Edens was the most consistent Ram throughout the weekend, as his final round score of 74 (+3) gives him a total of 216 (+3), good for a share of 13th place.  Edens recorded 37 pars, which was fourth among the field.

Participating in his last conference tournament, senior Kirby Pettitt added a 73 (+2) to his score, giving a three-round total of 217 (+4).    Pettitt finished in 16th place, while posting eight birdies in his three rounds, as well as 35 pars. 

Sophomore Cameron Harrell carded a 75 (+4) in his last round, giving him a total score of 221 (+8), ending the tournament in tied for 19th.  Senior Kory Harrell scored a 75 (+4) in the last round of his final conference tournament, finishing in a tie for 22nd

Freshman Dominic Kieffer could not keep yesterday’s momentum afloat, as his 77 (+6) in the last round gives him a final score of 227 (+14). 

6 New Mexico faced some pressure from 52 San Diego State, but in the end, the Lobos were able to capture the 2013 Mountain West Conference title with a final score of 844 (-8).  6 New Mexico was followed by 52 San Diego State (852), 35 UNLV (852), 118 Air Force (875), 74 Colorado State (876), 71 Fresno State (882), 178 Boise State (897), 174 Wyoming (897) and 125 Nevada (918).


Team Scores

1 New Mexico-282-281-281-844 (-8)

T2 San Diego State-288-275-289-852 (E)

T2 UNLV-287-284-281-852 (E)

4 Air Force-299-279-297-875 (+23)

5 Colorado State-296-283-297-876 (+24)

6 Fresno State-301-291-290-882 (+30)

T7 Boise State-300-298-299-897 (+45)

T7 Wyoming-299-293-305-297 (+45)

9 Nevada-314-301-303-918 (+66)


Top Individuals

1 Kevin Penner UNLV

2 James Erkenback New Mexico

3 Gavin Green New Mexico

4 Riccardo Michelini San Diego State

5 Taeksoo Kim Boise State

T6 Tom Berry San Diego State

T6 John Catlin New Mexico

T8 Kurt Kitayama UNLV

T8 Kyle Westmoreland Air Force

T10 Carl Jonson UNLV

T10 Jack Mulroy Fresno State

T10 Xander Schauffele San Diego State

T13 Parker Edens Colorado State

T13 James Holley San Diego State

T13 Victor Perez New Mexico

16 Kirby Pettitt Colorado State

17 Rufie Fessler Fresno State

18 Philip Colwell Air Force

T19 Cameron Harrell Colorado State

T19 Jack Howard Air Force


Colorado State Scores

5 Colorado State-296-283-297-876 (+24)

T13 Parker Edens-73-69-74-216 (+3)

16 Kirby Pettitt-75-69-73-217 (+4)

T19 Cameron Harrell-73-73-75-221 (+8)

T22 Kory Harrell-75-72-75-222 (+9)

31 Dominic Kieffer-77-73-77 227 (+14)