The Murray State men’s golf team came home with a 13th place showing at the FAU Slomin Autism Championship in Boca Raton, Florida.

The Racers posted scores of 293-288-300=881 to place 13th in the field of 19 teams.

MSU’s Austin Knight was the Racers’ top finisher with a spot in 27th place on scores of 71-72-73=216, while Connor Coombs placed 50th on rounds of 71-72-78=221. Justin Wendling had scores of 76-74-74=224 which earned a spot in 73rd place. Lance Davis had scores of 75-70-83=228 to place 91st, while Gabe Wheeler placed 97th on scores of 76-80-75=231.

Lynn was the team winner with a total of 826, with Connecticut (845), Jacksonville State (850), Houston Baptist (851) and Georgetown (857) making up the top-5 teams.

The Osprey Point course played to a length of 6,786 yards and to a par of 72.

UConn’s Jimmy Hervol was the medalist winner among the field of 113 players with scores of 64-67-70=201.

FAU Slomin Autism Championship
Osprey Point GC
Boca Raton, Fla.
FINAL SCORES

13 Murray State 293 288 300 881
T27 Austin Knight (1) 71 72 73 216
T50 Connor Coombs (5) 71 72 78 221
T73 Justin Wendling (2) 76 74 74 224
T91 Lance Davis (4) 75 70 83 228
T97 Gabe Wheeler (3) 76 80 75 231

Team Scores
Lynn 281 273 272 826 -38
Connecticut 273 285 287 845 -19
Jacksonville State 290 279 281 850 -14
Houston Baptist 282 283 286 851 -13
Georgetown 285 296 276 857 -7
Florida Gulf Coast U 287 292 279 858 -6
Oakland 292 287 281 860 -4
Hartford 289 288 289 866 +2
Bethune-Cookman University 288 287 293 868 +4
Florida Atlantic 291 291 288 870 +6
DePaul 298 292 286 876 +12
North Dakota State 298 299 281 878 +14
Murray State 293 288 300 881 +17
Monmouth University 298 292 293 883 +19
Stetson 289 303 292 884 +20
Manhattan College 299 304 291 894 +30
Hofstra 297 306 295 898 +34
Morehead State Univ 306 301 293 900 +36
Canisius College 307 307 301 915 +51

Dave Winder – Department of Athletics – Murray State ​State University​
Associate AD – Media Relations