No. 38 @MemphisMGolf Finishes Fourth at Auburn Tiger Invitational

March 11, 2014

OPELIKA, Ala. – The Memphis men’s golf program finished action at the Auburn Tiger Invitational Tuesday afternoon, shooting a 290 (+2) in the third round and finishing in fourth place.

Sophomore Thomas Perrot shot a team low for the tournament with a 70 (-2) in the third round, lifting him to a tie for 22nd place individually, with a score of 221 (+5) for the tournament.

Junior Cory Gaylord led the team in day one of the tournament, with back-to-back rounds of 71 (-1), but would post a 73 (+1) to slip to 215 (-1) and a tie for ninth place. Freshman Lars Van Meijel tied with Perrot for 22nd after posting a 221 (+5) overall with a third round score of a 74 (+2).

Will Pearson matched Gaylord on the day with a 73, finishing the tournament one stroke behind van Meijel and Perrot as the senior a 222 (+6). Senior Erwan Vieilledent finished the tournament with a 238 (+22) and tied for 66th place, after shooting a 79 (+7) Tuesday afternoon. Sophomore Florian Loutre was one of two Tigers to shoot under par in the third round, with a 71 (-1) as the underclassman competed as an individual, finishing tied for 28th.

The Tigers will have two weeks off as they prepare for their spring home tournament set to begin Monday, March 31. The Tigers will welcome 14 teams, as Arkansas State, Austin Peay, Belmont, Cincinnati, Cleveland State, Dayton, Georgetown, Louisiana, Missouri State, Oakland University, South Alabama, Western Kentucky, UMKC and Xavier will all compete at the Colonial Country Club.

Place

Rd 1

Rd2

Rd 3

Final

4

Memphis

289

296

290

875

T9

Cory Gaylord

71

71

73

215

T22

Lars Van Meijel

74

73

74

221

T22

Thomas Perrot

71

80

70

221

27

Will Pearson

73

76

73

222

T66

Erwan Vieilledent

83

76

79

238

T28

Florian Loutre **

78

74

71

223

** Competed as an individual

Course:Grand National Lake Course:      Par 72 - 7149 Yards
current 
position
team scoring rounds total 
score
to par thru today 1 2 3
1
28 Auburn
-22 F   -10 277 287 278 842
2
42 Kennesaw State
-3 F   -1 288 286 287 861
3
  Mississippi State
+9 F   -1 296 290 287 873
4
38 Memphis
+11 F   +2 289 296 290 875
5
28 Auburn (B)
+15 F   +2 297 292 290 879
6
  Troy
+18 F   +5 289 300 293 882
T7
  Jacksonville St.
+20 F   +1 301 294 289 884
T7
  Charleston Southern
+20 F   -5 298 303 283 884
9
  Charlotte
+23 F   +5 304 290 293 887
T10
  VCU
+33 F   +11 298 300 299 897
T10
  South Alabama
+33 F   +4 303 302 292 897
12
  Western Carolina
+64 F   +23 307 310 311 928
13
  St. John's
+65 F   +6 312 323 294 929
14
  Temple
+71 F   +14 322 311 302 935
15
  Drexel
+92 F   +37 316 315 325 956

 


 

 

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