The MU men’s golf team finished 14th out of 16 teams in the Inverness Intercollegiate on Tuesday. Mizzou finished the 54-hole tournament with a score of 908. Florida State won the tournament with a 862.
Bud Reynolds led Mizzou, shooting the low round of the day with a 75. Reynolds overall score of 223 was good enough for 28th place. Junior Pete Malnati finished close behind in a tie for 36th with a score of 225. Freshman William Harrold finished in a tie for 63rd with a total of 231. Ryne Fisher tied for 69th with a 233, and freshman Tyler Hillis tied for 71st with a 234.
Earlier in the week, the Tigers finished fourth in the Purdue Midwest Shootout. Coach Mark Leroux said while the team played about the same in both tournaments, the competitionwas tougher in the Inverness Intercollegiate.
Toimprove, Leroux said the team will be working on the short game in practice, especially on controlling wedge shots. The Tigers next match will take place on Sept. 22-23 at the Wolf Run Intercollegiate in Zionsville, Ind.