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Kevin Parker was one of four FAMU golfers in play Thursday at the MEAC Tournament.
Kevin Parker was one of four FAMU golfers in play Thursday at the MEAC Tournament.
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Courtesy: Florida A&M Sports Information
FAMU Golfers 3rd After 1st Round Of MEAC Tourney
By: Florida A&M Sports Information  
Release:04/21/2016
SAVANNAH, Ga. (April 21) – The FAMU Men’s Golf Team shot  299 here in Thursday’s opening round of the 2016 MEAC Golf Tournament at the Crosswinds Golf Club Championship Course.

FAMU finished the opening round in third place, trailing defending champion Augusta (Ga.) Regents University, which shot a four-under 284 to take the early lead, and Bethune-Cookman, which shot a one-under 287 good for second place.

Also competing in the field are host Savannah State, North Carolina Central, Maryland-Eastern Shore and Hampton University.

In the Individual Standings, FAMU’s Omari Whitmore was tied for seventh with a one-over 73, while Brian Bowman was tied for 11th with a two-over 74; Dennis Minefee was tied for 15th with a three-over 75, and Kevin Parker was tied for 18th with a five-over 77.

Second round play begins here Friday morning, with the championship round set for Saturday.

 

2016 MEAC Golf Championship

Crosswinds Golf Club

Savannah , GA

Rolling Hills, Fast Greens, 7,000 yards

Championship Course

Dates: Apr 21 - Apr 23

 

TEAM SCORES

1 Augusta 284 -4

2 Bethune-Cookman University 287 -1

3 Florida A&M 299 +11

4 Savannah State University 307 +19

5 North Carolina Central 308 +20

6 Maryland Eastern Shore 318 +30

7 Hampton University 336 +48

Start Finish Player Team Scores

INDIVIDUAL LEADERBOARD-

 T1 Jake Marriott Augusta 69 -3

- T1 Robin Petersson Augusta 69 -3

- 3 Leon Fricker Bethune-Cookman University 70 -2

- T4 Emmanuel Kountakis Augusta 72 E

- T4 Connor O'Brien Bethune-Cookman University 72 E

- T4 Joel Ramirez Bethune-Cookman University 72 E

- T7 Omari Whitmore Florida A&M 73 +1

- T7 Jordan Bohannon North Carolina Central 73 +1

- T7 Bradley Peil Bethune-Cookman University 73 +1

- T7 Kevin Metzger Savannah State University 73 +1

- T11 Brian Bowman Florida A&M 74 +2

- T11 T.J. O'Neal Hampton University 74 +2

- T11 Jackson Kneeshaw Bethune-Cookman University 74 +2

- T11 Broc Everett Augusta 74 +2

- T15 Dennis Minefee Florida A&M 75 +3

- T15 Maverick Antcliff Augusta 75 +3

- 17 Michael Wilson North Carolina Central 76 +4

- T18 Kevin Parker Florida A&M 77 +5

- T18 D'Amarkis Cooper Maryland Eastern Shore 77 +5

- T18 Adam Walden Savannah State University 77 +5

- 21 Riley Keagle Savannah State University 78 +6


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