Buckeyes Finish Tied for Second at Marshall Invitational
Sept. 11, 2012
COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State men’s golf team ended the first tournament of the season tied for second at the Marshall Invitational Tuesday. The Buckeyes had a final day score of 288 to finish with a 1-over 853 on the par 71, 6,523-yard Guyan Golf & Country Club in Huntington, W. Va.
Virginia Tech carded a field-best 16-under 836 to win the team title and Xavier’s Korey Ward had a 9-under 204 to capture the individual trophy. Ohio State finished tied for second with host Marshall.
Leading the way for Ohio State was sophomore Grant Weaver, who tallied a career-best, 54-hole score of 4-under 209 to finish seventh. He shot a 72 on the final day to go with scores of 68 and 69 shot Monday.
Classmate Boo Timko also finished in the top 10, coming in tied for eighth with a 2-under 211. After a first-round score of 69, he followed with a pair of 71s to conclude the tournament.
Up next, the Buckeyes travel to Zionsville, Ind., for the Wolf Run Intercollegiate, Sept. 15-16.
Marshall Invitational – Round 3
Ohio State Results
7. Grant Weaver – 68-69-72—209 (-4)
T8. Boo Timko – 69-71-71—211 (-2)
T23. Matt Turner – 73-71-73—217 (+4)
T23. Tee-K Kelly – 72-72-73—217 (+4)
T23. Max Rosenthal (I) – 73-69-75—217 (+4)
T35. Michael Bernard – 75-72-72—219 (+6)