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UMSL Men’s Golf Places Fourth at Las Vegas Desert Classic


The University of Missouri-St. Louis men’s golf team tied a school record 275 in its final 18 holes Monday at its own Las Vegas Desert Classic, helping the Tritons to a fourth place finish.

UMSL turned in a team score of 567 (292-275), the second best 36-hole score in program history, and finished 19 strokes behind team champion West Florida (280-268 – 548) in the 18-team field.

Individually, junior Markus Lindberg and senior Jose Acevedo both tied for seventh place. Acevedo carded a 67 in his final round, while Lindberg shot a 68.

Team Scoreboard (top five)

1.West Florida (280-268 – 548)

2. California Baptist (274-279 – 553)

  1. Lee (286-276 – 562)
  2. UMSL (292-275 – 567)
  3. Grand Valley State (282-288 – 570)



Chanlder Blanchet, West Florida (66-66 – 132))


The next three

  1. Matt Johnson, Lee (69-66 – 135)

T3. Trevor Lampson, Cal Baptist (67-69 – 136)

T3. Domenic Manicelli, Grand Valley State (69-67 – 136)


UMSL Results

T7. Markus Lindberg (71-68 – 139)

T7. Jose Acevedo (72-67 – 139)

T23. Matt Barry (74-70 – 144)

T26. Julien de Poyen (75-70 – 145)

T40. Stephan Sorg (75-73 – 148)

T31. Chris Ferris (72-74 – 146)*

T40. James  Henderson (72-76 – 148)*

T40. Kyle Szyhowski (75-73 – 148)*



Up Next

UMSL travels to the North Alabama Classic in Muscle Shoals, Ala., March 27-28.


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