Gophers Finish 13th in Weather Shortened Linger Longer Invite

Go Gophers!
Erik Van Rooyen

Go Gophers!
Erik Van Rooyen
Go Gophers!

March 24, 2013

Final Results

The University of Minnesota men’s golf team finished in 13th place at the weather shortened Linger Longer Invitational today in Georgia. The teams concluded the suspended second round, which ultimately turned into the final round. Due to further weather issues in the area, the final round was not played.

The Gophers opened yesterday with a combined score of 308 and shaved off 10 strokes for a final round 298. The team finished with a 36-hole score of 606.

Minnesota was paced by Tyler Lowenstein and Erik Van Rooyen on Sunday, as both players posted scores of one-over par 73. Lowenstein finished in a tie for 32nd place (148) while Van Rooyen finished in a tie for 46th place (151).

Robert Bell carded a 75 to finish in a tie for 59th place (154), followed by Jon Trasamar (158 – T72nd) and Alex Gaugert (161 – T76th).

Minnesota will now head to Palo Alto, Calif. And will take part in the Stanford Intercollegiate March 28-30.

Gopher Scores

T32nd Tyler Lowenstein 75-73--148
T46th Erik Van Rooyen 78-73--151
T59th Robert Bell 79-75--154
T72nd Jon Trasamar 76-82--158
T76th Alex Gaugert 84-77--161