Men’s golf tees off in first tournament

( Photo / Troy Athletics ) Will McFadden squats on a green to read a putt during this the first tournament of the year held in Statesboro, Georgia. Wesley Kircharr Sports Writer The Troy men’s golf team took part in its first tournament of the new year, traveling to Statesboro, Georgia, last weekend to compete in the Thomas Sharkey Individual Collegiate. The competition lasted from Sunday through Monday and challenged players with high winds, forcing the average scores upward. The average score for the weekend was 78.03 and every hole…

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Men’s golf starts spring at GS Individual Collegiate

(Photo/Troy Athletics) Nicklas Borrmann finished 33rd at the GS Individual Collegiate. Dylan Hurst Staff Writer The Trojans wrapped up a tough tournament at the Georgia Southern Individual Collegiate on Tuesday at the Georgia Southern Golf Course in Statesboro, Georgia. Before the event, Head Coach Bart Barnes said this invitational would be a good way for the team to start the spring portion of the schedule. “This is a great opportunity for these four to shake off the rest from the winter and get some competitive rounds under their belts,” Barnes…

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Golf takes fourth at Pinetree Intercollegiate

(PHOTO/ Troy Athletics) Connor Futrell led Troy with his third-place finish at Kennesaw State’s Pinetree Intercollegiate. The junior carded 4-under-212 to pace the Trojans to a fourth-place team finish.   Dylan Hurst Staff Writer The Troy men’s golf team finished in 4th place out of a field of 11 teams Tuesday with an overall team score of 885 at the Pinetree Intercollegiate. The tournament was hosted by Kennesaw State and held in Kennesaw, Georgia.     Junior Connor Futrell (69-66-77—212) paced the Trojans and finished tied for 3rd place (4-under)…

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Men’s golf takes sixth at Intercollegiate

(PHOTO/ Troy Athletics) The Troy men’s golf team carded a team score of 592 at an Intercollegiate hosted by Middle Tennessee State.   The Troy men’s golf team finished in 6thplace out of a field of 14 teams Tuesday with an overall team score of 592 at the Intercollegiate at The Grove after Monday’s round of golf was canceled. Middle Tennessee State University played hostand the tournament was held in College Grove, Tennessee. Junior Connor Futrell (72-72—144) paced the Trojans and finished tied for 10thplace (even) after shooting his two…

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Futrell leads charge at Graeme McDowell Invite

(PHOTO/ Troy Athletics) Junior Connor Futrell paced the Trojans over the weekend, carding 3-under 69 in two rounds to earn a tie for the second place slot.   Dylan Hurst Staff Writer The Troy men’s golf team finished in a tie for 6th place in a field of 19 teams this Tuesday with an overall team score of 882 at the Graeme McDowell Invitational. The tournament was hosted by the University of Alabama at Birmingham and was held at the Greystone Golf and Country Club in Birmingham.  Junior Connor Futrell…

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