March 25, 2014
CRESWELL, Ore. – The Nevada men’s golf team finished tied for sixth after the final round of The Duck Invitational, hosted by Oregon.
Nevada finished tied with Boise State with a 31-over 895 and was two shots behind Loyola Marymount. This is Nevada’s eighth top-10 finish of the season.
Freshman Rhyne Jones shot a two-over 74 in the final round and finished tied for 20th with a seven-over 223. This is Jones’ sixth top-20 finish of the season.
"Although we didnt finsh as strong today as we would have liked to today, we still had a very good tournament," said head coach Jacob Wilner. "It is fun to watch these guys play well and contiune to improve in the rankings."
Oregon State won the tournament with a nine-over 873. Colorado’s Jeremy Paul and Minnesota’s Jose Mendez tied for first in the individual tournament with a three-under 213.
Nevada will be back in action in two weeks when they compete in the Redhawk Invitational on April 7.