Falcons Wrap Up Competition at UTSA Oaks Hills Invitational
Feb. 17, 2009
SAN ANTONIO, Texas - Completing its first tournament of the spring season on Tuesday, the Air Force golf team finished 14th at the UTSA Oak Hills Invitational being held at the par-72, 6,691-yard Oak Hills Country Club. The Falcons recorded a combined score of 929 for the tournament.
Once again, junior Tom Whitney (La Quinta, Calif.) was the top performer for the Falcons, finishing tied for 38th place at 223 (+7). Sophomore Kyle Bailey (Austin, Texas) was next in the individual standings for the Falcons, placing 68th overall with a score of 234, while senior Shaun O'Bryant (Colorado Springs, Colo.) turned in Air Force's best individual round on Tuesday before finishing tied for 70th at 236. Andrew Gibson (Sr., San Ramon, Calif.) followed two strokes behind in a tie for 72nd place, while freshman Robert Belz (San Antonio, Texas) rounded out the group of Falcons, placing 74th.
Texas Tech won the team title with a three-round score of 824 (-44), led by Chris Ward, who captured medalist honors with a score of 202 (-14).
The Falcons return to action March 2-3, at the Argonaut Invitational in Pensacola, Fla., hosted by West Florida.