Trojans take fourth in Spring Season Opener

Trojans take fourth in Spring Season Opener

Story by UMO Athletics Communications Intern John Thatch

ORANGE PARK, FLA. - The University of Mount Olive men's golf team takes a tied-4th place finish at the Spring Kick-Off Classic.

Tournament Information
 Mount Olive (294-282-288)=864
Location: Fleming Island Golf Club - Orange Park, Fla. Par 71 6,633 yards.

Inside The Scorecard

Name Round One  Round Two  Round Three   Total  Finish
Nick Adams  74 67 73 214 t-9th
Liam McAnally 71 73 72 216 t-19th
Harry Bayley 75 69 72 216 t-19th
Patrick Schweitz 74 73 72 219 t-30th
John Thatch 76 74 72 222 t-43rd
Total 294 282 288 864  t4th


  • The Trojans (7th in region, 27th in nation) defeated two nationally and regionally ranked teams and tied one following the final round. UMO bested North Greenville Univeristy (6th in region, 22nd in nation) by one stroke and Coker College (5th in region, 17th in nation) by two.
  • Nick Adams  lead the way with a 214 total which included a bogie free round of four-under 67 in round two.
  • On his final hole prior to the delay, Harry Bayley had a hole in one from 200 yards out on the par-3 6th hole.
  • When asked about his hole-in-one, "It was a wonderful way to cap off a long day of golf," said Bayley.
  • Head coach Chip Spiron said "It was a nice way to start off our Spring season. Having a well experienced team like we do, I'm looking forward to seeing what we can do."

Up Next

The Trojans will compete again at the Southern Tide Classic March 5-6, hosted by #6 Limestone.