Pokes Finish Tied for Fourth at Cowboy Southern Dunes Invitational

Oct. 5, 2014 MARICOPA, Ariz. -

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The University of Wyoming men’s golf team wrapped up the fall season by finishing tied for fourth-place in the eight-team field at the Cowboy Southern Dunes Invitational at Ak-Chin Southern Dunes Golf Club in Maricopa, Ariz. Wyoming finished with a final tally of 888 (+24), after shooting a 300 (+12) in the final round of the inaugural event hosted by the Cowboys.

“This young team battled hard and it was a great experience as we were very competitive against some great teams,” UW head coach Joe Jensen said. “It was a very good way to close out the fall and this group will carry this into the spring.”

Junior Kamrin Allen led the Pokes finishing tied for ninth in the 49-golfer field with a total tally of 217 (+1) for his second top-10 finish of the season. He carded a 75 (+3) in the final round. Freshman Glenn Workman finished tied for 14th place after his 75 (+3) in the final round. He recorded a three-round total of 219 (+3). Sophomore Ryan Wallen turned in a scorecard of 74 (+2) in the final round to finish the tournament at 223 (+7) tying for 22nd place.

Freshmen Drew McCullough and Quintin Pope wrapped up play tied for 38th place at 233 (+17). Pope shot a 76 (+4) in the final round with McCullough carding an 80 (+8). Senior Cameron Lindell, who played as an individual finished tied for 26th with a score of 224 (+8). He shot a 76 (+4) in the final round. Redshirt freshman Arron Lickteig, also playing as an individual recorded a 73 (+1) in the final round finishing with a score of 227 (+11).

Idaho took the team crown with a mark of 854 (-10) on the par-72, 7.517-yard course. The Vandals’ Jared du Toit won individual medalist honors at 206 (-10).

“I have to thank the great staffs at Ak-Chin Southern Dunes and Troon Golf as this event is really going to be a great collegiate golf tournament in the years to come,” Jensen said.

The Cowboys return to the course in February hosting the Wyoming Cowboy Desert Intercollegiate at The Classic Club in Palm Desert, Calif.

Results:
T-9. Kamrin Allen: 71 (-1) – 71 (-1) – 75 (+3)= 217 (+1)
T-14. Glenn Workman: 74 (+2) – 70 (-2) – 75 (+3)= 219 (+3)
T-22. Ryan Wallen: 78 (+6) – 71 (-1) - 74 (+2) = 223 (+7)
T-26. Cameron Lindell *: 72 (E) – 76 (+4) – 76 (+3) = 224 (+8)
T-28. Arron Lickteig *: 80 (+8) – 74 (+2) – 73 (+1) = 227 (+11)
T-38. Drew McCullough: 76 (+4) – 77 (+5) – 80 (+8)= 233 (+17)
T-38. Quintin Pope: 80 (+8) – 77 (+5) – 76 (+4) = 233 (+17)