Men's Golf Finishes Ninth
Anibal Ochoa helped FAU finish 9th at the Mission Inn Collegiate Classic.

Anibal Ochoa helped FAU finish 9th at the Mission Inn Collegiate Classic.

Oct. 12, 2003

Complete Results

Howie-in-the-Hills, FL - Florida Atlantic University's men's golf team finished in ninth place out of 17 teams at the Mission Inn Collegiate Classic in Howie-in-the-Hills, FL. FAU entered the final day in fourth place but slipped after turning in a 311 on Sunday. The Owls finished with a three-round total of 899. Old Dominion won with a score of 869.

Freshman Torstein Nevestad turned in a solid performance tying for seventh individually out of 85 competitors. Nevestad shot a two-over 73 on the last day and a four-over 217 for the tournament.

Anibal Ochoa was the only other Owl to finish in the top half. Ochoa shot a 226 for the tournament, good enough for 40th place.

Joel Gibbons and Ben Gardner both shot a 231, and Michael Himebaugh finished with a 235 for the tournament.

The team's next tournament is October 20, in Greenville NC, at the ECU Pirate Fall Intercollegiate.

Team Results
FAU (290, 298, 311 -899/9th)

Individual Results
Torstein Nevestad (69, 75, 73-217/T-7th)
Anibal Ochoa (75, 72, 79- 226/T-40th)
Ben Gardner (75, 72, 79- 231/T-49th)
Joel Gibbons (73, 79, 79/T-49th)
Michael Himebaugh (82, 73, 80/T-67th)

 

 

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