Men's Golf Finishes 8th At Fresno State Lexus Classic

Fresno, Calif.-----Jay Myers posted the best score by a San Jose State player at the Fresno State Lexus Classic with a final round, two-under par 70 helping the Spartans finish eighth in a 20-team field.

Myers closed out the 54-hole tournament with five birdies over his last 10 holes for San Jose State’s only under par round on the par 72, 6,511-yard Belmont Country Club course. The freshman from San Jose opened the tournament with an 85 and progressively improved the last 36 holes.

Aaron Conrad also had his best round in the final 18 holes with a one-over par 73.

Stephan Stallworth matched Conrad with a final round 73 and finished in a ninth place tie at one-over par 217. Stallworth notched his first top-10 finish of the season.

In the team competition, the Spartans’ finished ahead of one top-20 nationally-ranked team, #9-Arizona State, and ahead of three Western Athletic Conference foes, Nevada, Boise State and Hawaii with its 889 total.

Washington captured team honors with an 865. Host Fresno State was second at 870.

Ramie Sprinkling of UC Davis was the top individual with a 212. Only eight players in the 105-player field matched or bettered par.

Final 54-hole results from the Fresno State Lexus Classic men’s golf tournament
Belmont Country Club, Fresno, Calif.
Par 72, 6,511 yards

Team Scores
1. Washington 865
2. Fresno State 870
3. UC Irvine 876
UC Davis 876
5. San Diego State 877
6. San Diego 881
Brigham Young 881
8. San Jose State 889
9. Nevada 891
10. Pacific 893
11. Oklahoma 897
Sacramento State 897
13. Cal State Northridge 898
14. Texas El Paso 904
15. UC-Santa Barbara 905
16. Arizona State 911
17. Boise State 913
Fresno City College 913
19. Hawaii 930
20 CSU-Bakersfield 940

Leading Individuals

1. Ramie Sprinkling, UC Davis 68-75-69-212
2. Colin Featherstone, San Diego State 75-71-68-214
Todd Angel, Fresno State 69-73-72-214
Nick Taylor, Washington 72-70-72-214
5. Alex Ching, San Diego 73-74-68-215
Darren Wallace, Washington 75-73-67-215
Phil Huffman, UC Davis 72-67-76-215
8. John Chin, UC-Irvine 73-75-68-216
9. Roger Sloan, Texas El Paso 77-72-68-217
Stephan Stallworth, San Jose State 72-72-73-217
Michael Im, UC-Irvine 70-71-76-217
Nick Killpack, Brigham Young 71-74-72-217
Richard Lee, Washington 75-69-73 217

Other San Jose State scores

49. Aaron Conrad 80-74-73-227
58. Mark Hubbard 75-76-77-228
69. Jay Myers 85-75-70-230
80. Nick Brown 76-72-85-233