Final Round of Crown Classic Rained Out
Oct. 10, 2006
LUFKIN, Texas - The final round of the Bill Hill - Crown Classic was rained out Tuesday morning at Crown Colony Country Club. The final results will be based on the two rounds played Monday. The 'Jacks finished eighth overall with a 24-over par 600 (302-298). Baylor won the Bill Hill - Crown Classic with a two-under par 574.
The Lumberjacks were led by sophomore Josh Irving who shot a 72-74 - 146 to finish the tournament in a six-way tie for ninth. Junior Chad Spencer struggled in the opening round with a four-over par 76, but shot a one-over 73 in the second round to finish the day tied for 23rd. Diboll freshman Matt Oates finished the day only one stroke back of Spencer. Oates finished 28th overall. Senior Ryan Salinas recorded an 80-79 - 159 to place tied for 61st for the tournament. Freshman Richard Wilkenfeld recorded an 86 in the first round, but improved his score by 11 strokes in the second round to finish the day with a 161. Wilkenfeld is currently tied for 64th overall.
SFA also had two athletes competing on an individual basis. Senior James Winkley finished tied for 64th with a 161, while sophomore Josh Porter shot an 83-79 - 162 to finish 68th overall.
The Lumberjacks return to action Monday, Oct. 23 when they travel to San Antonio, Texas to compete in the UTSA Comanche Trace Invitational. The invitational will run through Tuesday.
Bill Hill - Crown Classic Oct. 9 - 10, 2006 Crown Colony Country Club Lufkin, Texas