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Rattler Golfers Open Season At Thomas U. Invite
By: Florida A&M Sports Information  

VALDOSTA, Ga. (Sept. 25) – The FAMU Men’s Golf Team opened their 2018 Fall Schedule with a seventh place finish in the Thomas (Ga.) University Fall Invitational at the Kinderlou Forest Club in Valdosta, Ga., Sept. 24 and 25.

FAMU shot an opening round 308, followed by a final round 292, for a two-round total of 600.

Coastal Georgia (565) and host Thomas University (578) took the top two spots in the 13-team tourney.

Redshirt sophomore Ethan Mangum (Atlanta, Ga.) led way for FAMU, tying for eighth place with a two-day total of 145, highlighted by a one-under 71 in Tuesday’s final round.

Junior Cameron Riley (Freeport, Grand Bahamas), placed 11th, carding a two-day 147, after an opening round even par 72. Sophomore Alejandro Toro (Toa Alta, Puerto Rico), placed 13th, with a 148, shooting an even par 72 in Tuesday’s final round.

Also in the hunt for FAMU were sophomore Mulbe Dillard (Chicago, Ill.), who fired a second round 72, finishing with a 152 for the tournament; junior Prince Cunningham (Jacksonville, Fla.), who shot a two-day 153; junior Mahindra Lutchman (Orlando, Fla.), who fired a two-day 159; and rounding out the FAMU contingent was freshman Logan Bryant (Miami, Fla.), who finished with a two-day 160.

WHAT’S UP NEXT: FAMU travels to Atlanta this weekend for the Black College Hall of Fame Tournament, beginning Friday, Sept. 28.


Kinderlou Forest Club * Valdosta, GA * Sept. 24-25, 2018

Round One – Par 72 (7022 Yards) * Round Two – Par 72 (6935 Yards)

Place        Player                                                  1st           2nd          TOTAL

T8           Ethan Mangum                 74           71           145

T11         Cameron Riley                   72           75           147

T13         Alejandro Toro                  76           72           148

T30         Mulbe Dillard                     81           72           152

T35         Prince Cunningham         79           74           153

T48         Mahindra Lutchman       82           77           159

T50         Logan Bryant                      81           79           160



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