The Georgetown University men’s golf team shot a 9-over par 297 in the final round of play and finished in sixth place among 13 teams at the Memphis Intercollegiate, played at Colonial Country Club in Tennessee.
The Hoyas finished with a three-round, 54-hole score of 17-over par 881.
Middle Tennessee State won the tournament, finishing at 4-over par 868, one shot better than Arkansas State, who was second at 5-over par 869. Little Rock finished in third place (8-over par 872), Western Kentucky placed fourth (9-over par 873) and Memphis rounded out the top five (15-over par 879).
Seniors Jack Musgrave (Chesterton, Ind./Andrean) and Sam Madsen (Madison, Wis./Cardinal Gibbons [Fla.]) were Georgetown’s top finishers, tying for 15th place at 2-over par 218. Musgrave posted a final round 4-over par 75, while Madsen had a 1-under par 71, the team’s best round of the day.
Sophomore Hardin Council (High Point, N.C./Westchester Country Day), who fired a 3-under par 69 in the first round, struggled in the final round with a 7-over par 79 and tied for 24th place at 5-over par 221.
Senior Cole Berman (Philadelphia, Pa./The Haverford School) tied for 37th place at 10-over par 226, with a 2-over par 74 in the final round, and junior Kevin Jackson (Atlanta, Ga./Marist School) carded a 15-over par 231 and tied for 53rd place.
The Hoyas are back in action at the Patriot Invitational, which will be played on Sept. 25-26 at the Chantilly National Golf Club in Virginia.