Missouri Golf Post

The No. 18 ranked University of Missouri-St. Louis men’s golf team opened the season with a runner-up finish at the Arch Cup on Tuesday, hosted by the Tritons at Norwood Hills CC.

UMSL shot a field-best second round score of 283, rallying from a fourth-place first round score of 301. The Tritons finished two strokes behind team champion Lindenwood with a score of 584 in the 11-team field.

UMSL had two on the all-tournament team in seniors Markus Lindberg and Stephan Sorg.

Team Scoreboard (top four)
1. Lindenwood (292-290 – 582)
2. UMSL (301-283 – 584)
3. McKendree (293-299 – 592)
4. UMSL B (299-296 – 595)

1. Markus Lindgren, Lindenwood (67-70 – 167)

Next Two
2. Yente Van Doren, Lindenwood (72-68 – 140)
3. Markus Lindberg, UMSL (74-68 – 142)

UMSL Scores
3. Markus Lindberg (74-68 – 142)
T4. Stephan Sorg (74-70 – 144)
T6. Chris Ferris (77-69 – 146)
T21. Reilly Ahearn (76-76 – 152)
T35. Martin Jacobsson (78-79 – 157)

UMSL B Scores
T6. Trevor Kosch (73-73 – 146)
T6. James Henderson (76-70 – 146)
T14. Miguel Maisterra (71-78 – 149)
T25. Kyle Szyhowski (79-75 – 154)

Triton Tidbits
UMSL’s round of 283 equals the fifth best round in program history… Stephan Sorg‘s score of 144 was a career-best, as was his round of 70… Chris Ferris (69) and James Henderson (70) also had career-best rounds, while Ferris’ 146 was a career-best.


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