March 7, 2012
AUSTIN, Texas – The St. Mary’s men’s golf team couldn’t capitalize on their second-round momentum, finishing in a tie for 12th place at the St. Edward’s Invitational.
Senior Chris Becker of San Antonio led the charge with a 25th-place finish individually after shooting 232 for the tournament. Not far behind was Matthew Van Winkle (Fr., Castroville, Texas), who shot 234 to place 34th.
Kyle Becker (Fr., San Antonio) and Sam Jernigan (Sr., San Antonio) each shared the Rattler lead in the third round, as each shot a team-best 81 in the round. Becker finished in a tie for 42nd place, while Jernigan tied for 56th. Richard Dutchover (So., Pecos, Texas) shot 255.
The Rattlers will be back in action on March 19, when they’ll play at the Midwestern State Invitational in Wichita Falls, Texas.