Men's Golf

Ohio State Takes Second at Northwestern Spring Invitational

Boo Timko
Boo Timko

April 16, 2013

GLENVIEW, Ill. - The Ohio State men's golf team finished the final day of the Northwestern Spring Invitational Tuesday in second with a final round score of 283. The Buckeyes tallied a 54-hole score of 8-under 856 on the par 72, 7,149-yard Glen Club, marking a new team low this spring season.

Northwestern took home the team and individual titles with a team score of 20-under 844, while Jack Perry finished with a 16-under 200.

Sophomores Boo Timko and Grant Weaver each notched career-best finishes, coming in second and third, respectively. Timko, a Girard, Ohio, product, carded a season low 8-under 208 (71-70-67), having four birdies and one eagle on the day to offset one bogie. Weaver, of Wooster, Ohio, tied a career low score with a 6-under 210 (73-69-68) and totaled a team-best 13 birdies over three rounds.

Freshman Tee-k Kelly improved from day one, carding a 1-under 71 in the final round. The Wheaton, Ill., native, finished tied for 12th with a 5-over 221. Classmate Max Rosenthal also finished tied for 12th after rounds of 71-73-77. Freshman Michael Bernard totaled a score of 11-over 227 to come in tied for 41st.

Competing as individuals, senior Matt Turner and redshirt sophomore Logan Jones concluded the tournament with a 222 and 237, respectively.

The Buckeyes travel to the Big Ten Championships April 26-28 held in French Lick, Ind., at the French Lick Resort.

Northwestern Spring Invitational - Day Two
Glen Club Golf Course
Par 72, 7,149 yards

Team Standings
1. Northwestern - 277-290-277 - 844 (-20)
2. Ohio State - 288-285-283 - 856 (-8)
3. Illinois State - 298-292-291 - 881 (+17)
4. St. John's - 302-301-284 - 887 (+23)
5. DePaul - 303-294-293 - 890 (+26)
6. IUPUI - 305-296-299 - 900 (+36)
7. Marquette - 302-304-296 - 902 (+38)
8. Ohio - 301-303-299 - 903 (+39)
9. Western Illinois - 307-306-293 - 906 (+42)
T10. Northern Illinois - 299-310-299 - 908 (+44)
T10. Bradley - 312-302-294 - 908 (+44)
12. Dayton - 313-304-299 - 916 (+52)
13. Loyola-Chicago - 308-306-303 - 917 (+53)
14. Chicago State - 355-357-364 - 1076 (+212)


 

 

Ohio State Standings
2. Boo Timko - 71-70-67 - 208 (-8)
3. Grant Weaver - 73-69-68 - 210 (-6)
T12. Max Rosenthal - 71-73-77 - 221 (+5)
T12. Tee-k Kelly - 76-74-71 - 221 (+5)
T22. Matt Turner (I) - 76-75-71 - 222 (+6)
T41. Michael Bernard - 73-73-81 - 227 (+11)
68. Logan Jones (I) - 79-81-77 - 237 (+21)
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