Men's Golf

    Indiana Finishes Seventh at 2011 Border Olympics

    Go Hoosiers! Chase Wright
    Go Hoosiers!
    Chase Wright
    Go Hoosiers!

    March 26, 2011

    Complete Final Results

    LAREDO, Texas - The Indiana Hoosiers men's golf team (No. 28 Golfweek-Sagarin/No. 34 Golfstat) posted a 2-under par final round of 286 (286-284-286---856) to finish seventh among a 19-team field at the Border Olympics at Laredo Country Club on Saturday, led by junior Chase Wright's fourth top-ten finish of the 2011 season.

    Arkansas took home the team title after finishing with a 32-under 832, followed by Oklahoma at 27-under 837. Michael Whitehead of Rice grabbed medalist honors after a 10-under 62 in the final round for a 19-under 197 total.

    Wright put together his second straight sub-70 round, notching a 3-under 69 (74-67-69---210) to finish tied for eighth. Wright's round included a birdie-eagle-birdie three-hole stretch on his way to a 32 on the back nine.

    David Erdy closed the tournament with a 1-over 73 (70-71-73---214) in the final round to finish tied for 21st. Erdy has finished in the top-25 in seven of Indiana's eight tournaments this season.

    Brant Peaper posted the lowest score of the day for Indiana, firing a bogey-free 4-under 68 (77-72-68---217) and finishing tied for 35th.

    After a solid first day, Corey Ziedonis struggled in the final round, carding an 82 (68-74-82---224) and finishing tied for 67th. David Mills ended the tournament one shot behind Ziedonis after recording a 76 (74-75-76---225) to round out the Indiana lineup.

    The Hoosiers will be back in action on April 9-10 as they host the adidas Hoosier Invitational in Bloomington, Ind.

    INDIANA SCORING
    Team (7th): 286-284-286 --- 856
    Wright (T-8th): 74-67-69 --- 210
    Erdy (T-21st): 70-71-73 --- 214
    Peaper (T-35th): 77-72-68 --- 217
    Ziedonis (T-67th): 68-74-82 --- 224
    Mills (T-75th): 74-75-76 --- 225

     

     

    TEAM LEADERBOARD
    Arkansas --- 832
    Oklahoma --- 837
    Baylor --- 846
    Rice --- 848
    Liberty --- 853
    New Mexico State --- 854
    Indiana --- 856
    North Texas --- 857
    Lamar --- 862
    Wichita State --- 863
    Kansas --- 866
    Texas-Arlington --- 869
    Washington State --- 874
    Kansas State --- 878
    Houston --- 879
    Texas State --- 881
    Air Force --- 897
    UTSA --- 905
    Toledo --- 910

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