At the St. Mary’s University Invitational, held Oct. 27-29 at the Woodlake Country Club in San Antonio, the St. Mary’s Women’s golf team won its fourth of five tournaments of the fall season and the Junior Varsity men’s squad from Southern Methodist University held off a mix of D-I, D-II, and D-III teams to win the men’s title.
St. Mary’s swept the top three spots in the women’s individual competition. Senior Jillian Wyne took her fourth medal in five tournaments with a seven-over 151. Freshman Kate Meyer, the only one to defeat Jillian Wyne this fall, came in second at 153. Sophomore Nicole Wyne finished third at 160.
As of the Oct. 30 Golfstat Cup Standings Senior Jillian Wyne has the best scoring average in D-II and is ranked 63rd across all divisions (D-I, D-II, D-III and NAIA) with an adjusted average 3.828 strokes behind the national leader, Katherine Hull of D-I Pepperdine.
Trinity junior Brian Sparks won the men’s title with an even-par 216. SMU frosh Will Dodson and UTSA senior Jerry Carnahan tied for second at 218.
Men’s Division Team: Southern Methodist JV 878, St. Mary’s 883, Trinity 892, Texas Lutheran 899, UTSA 904, St. Mary’s Two 907, Southwestern 920, Incarnate Word 924, UT-Brownsville
Men’s Division Individual: Brian Sparks, Trinity, 216; Will Dodson, SMU, 218; Jerry Carnahan, UTSA, 218; Doug McKeever, SMU, 219; Saare Adaamss, St. Mary’s, 220; Dustin Lozano, Incarnate Word 221; Luke Antonelli, St. Mary’s 221; Ryan Villareal, St. Mary’s, 221; Jerad Harklau, SMU, 222; Braden Graham, St. Mary’s, 223; Robert Myers, St. Mary’s 223. Other scorers: Trinity – Darren Sanders 224, Simon Thompson 226, Ben Beyer 336; Texas Lutheran – Michael Fatevkowski 224, David Martinez Jr. 225, Casey Kulanek 226.
Women’s Division Team: St. Mary’s 630, Tarleton State 664, Trinity 698, St. Mary’s Two 713, Incarnate Word 770, UT-Brownsville 779.
Women’s Division Individual: Jillian Wyne, St. Mary’s, 151; Kate Meyer, St. Mary’s, 153; Nicole Wyne, St. Mary’s 160; Ashley Slavich, Tarleton St., 163; Monica Guzman, UIW, 164; Brandi Colgan, Tarleton St. 164; Catherine Carvajal, St. Mary’s, 166; Jamie Ehlinger, Trinity, 168; Theresa Ashorn, Texas Lutheran, 169; Vanessa Trevino, Tarleton State, 169; Amie Broadway, Tarleton State, 169; Jessica Gearhart, Trinity 169. Other Scorers: St. Mary’s – Jennifer Trow 173, Chelsea Siler 173, Brandi Edwards 175; Trinity – Jaclyn McClean 170; Incarnate Word – Renee Cervantes 170, Yvette Maldonado 178.