Jonesboro, Ark. -- Sophomore Jeremy Kirk paced the North Dakota men's golf team throughout the Red Wolves Intercollegiate that wrapped up Tuesday with third-round play.
Kirk finished things off with a 79 (+7) to tie for 51st and his 232 (+16) total was his best 54-hole score since closing his freshman season with a 227 (+11) at last year's Big Sky Championship. Junior Jack McClintock was three strokes behind Kirk with a 235 (+19) to post his best showing of the spring.
Senior captain Daniel Sayler posted his best score of the tournament with a 78 (+6), while junior Ryan Ames followed suit, turning in his best round of the spring with an 80 (+8) to close things out in Arkansas.
The Fighting Hawks' 318 team total was only bettered by an opening-round score of 309 from Monday. UND finished 16th with a total of 950 (+86).
Arkansas State finished one-two in the team standings as the Red Wolves put together a pair of five-man lineups in the 16-team field. Matthew Cole led the first ASU squad to an 880 (+16) total and two-stroke victory as he captured medalist honors with a score of 213 (-3).
UND returns to action at the Beu Mussatto Invitational April 13-15. The three-day event is hosted by Western Illinois in Macomb.
Red Wolves Intercollegiate (Final Results)
|1.||Arkansas State (A)||295-294-291 = 880 (+16)|
|2.||Arkansas State (B)||299-291-292 = 882 (+18)|
|t3.||UT-Martin||297-295-298 = 890 (+26)|
|t3.||Missouri State||296-302-292 = 890 (+26)|
|5.||SIU Edwardsville||301-296-296 = 893 (+29)|
|16.||North Dakota||309-323-318 = 950 (+86)|
UND Individuals (Final Results)
|t51.||Jeremy Kirk||75-78-79 = 232 (+16)|
|64.||Jack McClintock||76-78-81 = 235 (+19)|
|79||Jordan Smith||79-83-85 = 247 (+31)|
|t80.||Daniel Sayler||79-91-78 = 248 (+32)|
|82.||Ryan Ames||86-84-80 = 250 (+34)|
-- UND --