Men’s Golf in Eighth Place at Price’s Give ‘Em Five Invitational

Oct. 28, 2016

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El Paso, Texas--- San Jos
é State University’s Matthew Ashley and Sean Talmadge are in the top-10 individually with five birdies at two-under par 70 after the first round at Price’s Give ‘Em Five Men’s Golf Invitational.

The individual scores did not count toward the team score of 12-over par 300. The Spartans are tied for eighth place playing on the par 72 7,307-yard Butterfield Trail Golf Club.

In team scoring Scott Munger and Matthew Murray were the leaders for the Spartans. The golf team is led by Scott Munger who is tied for 24th on the day with an even par 72 and has the third most pars in the tournament with 14. Matthew Murray tied for 34th shot three birdies on the back nine to finish with a two-over par 74.

Kevin Velo and William Barnett both shot five-over par 77 to tie for 55th on the tournament. William Barnett capped off the day with two birdies on the last two holes.

Charles Thompson is tied for 66th with a final score on round one of the tournament of seven over par 79.

Although not contributing to the Spartans team score Henrik Sohlberg is tied for 55th shooting five over with a total score of 77.

Host UTEP is leading the tournament by four strokes with a 12-under par 276. Zander Lozano from UTSA and Andres Sorenson from UTEP are leading the tournament with a six-under 66. UTEP has three of the top 4 scores in round one of the tournament.

Follow the Spartans tomorrow as play starts up again 7:00 a.m. here.



Team Scores

1. Texas El Paso

276 (-12)

2. New Mexico State

280 (-8)


282 (-6)

4. Marquette

283 (-5)

5. Seton Hall

287 (-1)

6. UT-Rio Grande Valley

290 (+2)

7. Texas State

293 (+5)

T8. San José State

300 (+12)

T8. Army West Point

300 (+12)

T8. Western New Mexico

300 (+12)

T8. Air Force

300 (+12)


Individual Leaders

T1. Zander Lozano, UTSA

66 (-6)

T1. Andres Sorenson, Texas El Paso  

66 (-6)

3. Prescott Mann (i), Texas El Paso

67 (-5)

4. Charles Corner, Texas El Paso    

68 (-4)

(i) – playing as an individual entry

San Jose State scores

T10. Matthew Ashley (i)

70 (-2)

T10. Sean Talmadge (i)

70 (-2)

T24. Scott Munger

72 (E)

T34. Matthew Murray 

74 (+2)

T55. Kevin Velo

77 (+5)

T55. William Barnett

77 (+5)

T55. Henrik Sohlberg (i)

77 (+5)

T66. Charles Thompson

79 (+7)

(i) - playing as individual entry