Men's Golf Finishes Third at Pirate Fall Intercollegiate
Joel Gibbons shot a seven-over par for the tournament

Joel Gibbons shot a seven-over par for the tournament

Oct. 21, 2003

The Florida Atlantic University men's golf team moved up one place on the final day of play at the Pirate Fall Intercollegiate to claim third in the 18-team field. Torstein Naevestad led the Owls with a 13th place finish after moving up six spots on Tuesday with a three-over par performance.

Naevestad (74-72-75) guided the Owls along the 7,033 yard, par 72 course as he shot a 221 for the week. Following closely behind were Ben Gardner (70-76-76) and Joel Gibbons (75-71-77) in 19th and 25th places, respectively.

FAU finished 10 strokes behind first place East Carolina, the host of the tournament and eight behind Elon.

The team returns north on November 3-4 when they play in the Charleston Southern Fall Invitational.

Team Results
FAU (294-294-304=892/3rd)

Individual Results
Torstein Naevestad (74-72-75=221/T-13th)
Ben Gardner (70-76-76=222/T 19th)
Joel Gibbons (75-71-77=223/T-25th)
Michael Himebaugh (76-77-76=229/T-47th)
Tommy Suri (75-75-81=231/T-58th)

 

 

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