October 8, 2013

Matadors Finish Sixth South of the Border

LOS CABOS, Mexico - Cal State Northridge men's golf ventured south of the border and came away with a season-best sixth place finish at the Cabo del Sol Intercollegiate at Cabo del Sol G.C.

The Matadors, who notched their first top-10 finish of the season, carded team rounds of 309-288-297 to finish sixth in the 11-team field with a score of 894. The second round 288 and final round 297 were CSUN's low 18-hole scores of the season.

Senior Ryan Green led the Matadors with a 14th-place finish as he posted rounds of 76-73-72. Green's total of 221 was one shot better than teammate Kyler Sauer as each earned CSUN's first top-20 finishes of the season. Sauer wound up with rounds of 76-74-72 to finish at 222.

Michael O'Connor, who fired the Matadors' low 18-hole round of the season with a second round 70, finished tied for 26th at 225 with rounds of 80-70-75.

Oscar Sachs, playing as an individual, finished at 231 with scores of 75-77-79 while teammates Dodge Ward and Aiden Louez each finished at 234 with Ward posting scores of 79-71-84 and Louez finishing with three straight rounds of 78.

San Francisco's Jobim Carlos took home individual medalist honors with a three-round score of 212 (68-70-74). Carlos was one of three players who managed to post a round under par.

UC Irvine overtook San Francisco to take the team title as the Anteaters closed with a 290 to defeat the Dons by one shot 882-883.

CABO DEL SOL INTERCOLLEGIATE
Los Cabos, Mexico
Cabo del Sol G.C.
Oct. 6-8, 2013

TEAM RESULTS (11 TEAMS)
1. UC Irvine 300-292-290--882
2. San Francisco 295-284-304--883
3. Towson 305-287-294--886
4. Santa Clara 310-290-289--889
5. Bowling Green 302-293-295--890
6. Cal State Northridge 309-288-297--894
7. Seattle 309-290-296--895
8. Weber State 308-286-304--898
9. Texas State 309-292-298--899
10. South Dakota State 313-313-295--921
11. Loyola Marymount 308-299-WD

INDIVIDUAL TOP-10 LEADERBOARD
1. Jobim Carlos, San Francisco 68-70-74--212
2. Tyler Thomas, Texas State 74-73-70--217
3. Hudson Carpenter, South Dakota State 72-74-72--218
3. Pete Fernandez, UC Irvine 73-73-72--218
3. Patrick Sato, Seattle 74-72-72--218
3. Matt Fry, Towson 75-73-70--218 
3. Tyler Kertson, Santa Clara 77-72-69--218 
8. Michael Johnson, Weber State 74-67-75--219
8. Jose Narro, Bowling Green 74-71-74--219
10. Juan Veloza, Towson 78-67-75--220
10. Evan McLeod, Santa Clara 75-71-74--220

CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE RESULTS
5. Northridge 309-288-297--894
T14. Ryan Green 76-73-72--221
T18. Kyler Sauer 76-74-72--222
T26. Michael O'Connor 80-70-75--225
T43. Oscar Sachs* 75-77-79--231
T49. Dodge Ward 79-71-84--234
T49. Aiden Louez 78-78-78--234

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