Spartans End Up 12th At The 69th Western Intercollegiate

Matthew Ashley rebounded to shoot even par on Sunday for the Spartans.
April 12, 2015

Santa Cruz, Calif. --- The San José State men's golf team finished in 12th place out of 14 teams at the 69th Western Intercollegiate in Santa Cruz, Calif.

The Spartans were +26 in the final round on Sunday and finished the event shooting 375-373-376-1124 (+74).

Matthew Ashley carded the low round of the day for SJSU, an even-par 70. Cody Blick at +11 for the tournament was the low Spartan with a final score of 77-69-75-221.

Brett Thawley had all three of his rounds counted in the Western, and finished alongside Ashley in 54th place, shooting 73-76-76 (+15).

Landon Polterock, at +18, ended up tied for 67th. Scott Munger and Felix Möesmang each finished at 230 (+20) to tie for 73rd place.

Taylor Bromley shot 75-77-82-234 (+24) to finish tied for 78th alongside Michael Grenz and Henrik Sohlberg who played as individual for the Spartans.


 

 

Marcus Potter also competed as an individual and shot 86-86-78-250 (+40).

"Althought the scores make you think we lost some ground, I think the Spartans made progress," said SJSU head coach John Kennaday. "We saw some great things out of our youngsters, and we are looking forward to the conference championship."

Scottie Scheffler became the first Texas Longhorn to take individual medalist honors at the Western Intercollegiate. Scheffler shot 66-68-67-201 (-9) to win by four strokes. He helped Texas to its fifth win, and led them to a third-round record tying 340 (-10) on Sunday. The Longhorns finished at +2 for a 14-shot victory.

San José State concludes the 2014-15 season on May 1-3 at the Mountain West Championship in Tucson, Ariz.



TEAM RESULTS

1. +2 #3-Texas 346-366-340-1052
2. +16 #14-Oregon 361-353-352-1066
3. +17 #13-Stanford 354-353-360-1067
4. +25 #2-Arizona State 354-372-349-1075
5. +35 #8-Washington 355-369-361-1085
6. +38 #11-UCLA 358-368-362-1088
7. +43 #16-Southern California 357-370-366-1093
8. +47 Arizona 365-368-364-1097
9. +51 San Diego State 370-366-365-1101
10. +57 #22-California 360-379-368-1107
11. +67 UC Irvine 378-378-361-1117
12. +74 San José State 375-373-376-1124
13. +80 UTEP 377-382-371-1130
14. +169 Hawai'i 415-409-395-1219




INDIVIDUAL LEADERS

1. -9 Scottie Scheffler (Texas) 66-68-67-201
2. -6 Shotaro Ban (California) 68-69-67-204
3. -4 #1-Jon Rahm (Arizona State) 68-70-68-206
T4 -3 #5-Maverick McNealy (Stanford) 68-70-69-207
T4 -3 Zach Foushee (Oregon) 72-70-65-207




SJSU RESULTS


T40 +11 Cody Blick 77-69-75-221
T54 +15 Matthew Ashley 78-77-70-225
T54 +15 Brett Thawley 73-76-76-225
T67 +18 Landon Polterock 76-74-78-228
T73 +20 Scott Munger 74-79-77-230
T73 +20 Felix Möesmang (I) 73-81-76-230
T78 +24 Taylor Bromley 75-77-82-234
T78 +24 Michael Grenz (I) 71-90-73-234
T78 +24 Henrik Sohlberg (I) 75-77-82-234
91. +40 Marcus Potter (I) 86-86-78-250