Top-10 finish for GSW in St. Augustine

The Georgia Southwestern golf team finished tied for 10th out of 15 teams at the rain-shortened Jay Jennison Memorial tournament in St. Augustine, Fla. on Tuesday. Play was suspended Monday at the Palencia Club due to inclement weather and GSW finished Round 1 on Tuesday morning, along with the final round. The event was originally scheduled for 54 holes.

USC Beaufort took first place with a score of 592 (293-299). The host of the tournament, Flagler College, finished second with a score of 593 (301-292). Other notables were 25th-ranked Valdosta State posting a score of 595 (304-291), good enough for third. Finishing fourth was Armstrong Atlantic who shot a 600 (305-295), and Montevallo with a sixth place finish and a score of 612 (307-305).

Individually for GSW, Nate Gahman posted a team-best 149 (77-72), good enough for a 13th-place finish. Finishing tied for 28th, was Craig Gibson who shot a 153 (78-75) for the tournament. J.P. Griffin finished one stroke behind Gibson, 154 (79-75), and tied for 32nd. Rounding out the scoring for the 'Canes was Reese Mosely and John Wilson Gordon with scores of 164 (80-84) and 166 (81-85), respectively

2010 JAY JENNISON MEMORIAL - FINAL TEAM SCORES

  Rd 1 Rd2 Total  
USC Beaufort 293 299  592 +16
RV Flagler 301 292  593 +17
#25 Valdosta State  304 291  595  +19
RV Armstrong Atlantic 305 295  600 +24
RV Rollins  305 299  604 +28 
Montevallo 307  305  612  +36
Florida Tech 309 304  613 +37
Eckerd College 314 302  616 +40 
Tampa 316 301  617  +41
Georgia Southwestern  314  306  620  +44
Berry (Ga.) 312 308  620  +44
Embry-Riddle 315 306  621 +45
Wilmington (Del.)  304 318  622  +46
SCAD Atlanta 331 322  653  +77
California (Pa.) 344 318  662 +86
         
RV = Received votes in coaches' poll

GSW SCORES

    Rd. 1 Rd. 2  Total   
T13 Nate Gahman 77 72  149 +5 
T28 Craig Gibson 78  75  153 +9 
T32 JP Griffin  79  75  154 +10 
T65 Reese Mosely  80  84  164 +20
T68 John Wilson Gordon  81  85  166 +22