WKU redshirt junior Billy Tom Sargent opened the season with a top-15 finish, tying for 11th after Sunday’s final round at the Wolf Run Intercollegiate.

Sargent, a Georgetown, Ky., native, carded a 5-over 76 on Sunday to finish with a 221 total (77-68-76) in the Indiana-hosted event at Wolf Run Golf Club.

The performance was a continuation of his strong play in the 2016-17 season, when he registered seven top-20 results.

Junior Stuart Easton led the Hilltoppers on Sunday with a 1-over 72, his best score of the tournament. He tied for 32nd with a 228 (78-78-72) tally.

WKU remained in 13th place in the team standings with a 935 overall total (318-302-315).

Freshman Crimson Callahan shot an 82 in the final round, while redshirt sophomore Linus Lo recorded an 85.

Kentucky won the team title with a score of 872. Miami (Ohio)’s Patrick Flavin was the individual medalist at 211.

The Hilltoppers return to action in the Memphis Intercollegiate on Sept. 18-19 in Memphis, Tenn.

Wolf Run Intercollegiate Final Results

T11. Billy Tom Sargent (77-68-76-221)
T32. Stuart Easton (78-78-72-228)
T70. Linus Lo (79-74-85-238)
84. Crimson Callahan (84-82-82-248)

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Zach Greenwell
Associate Director
WKU Athletic Communications/Media Relations