Parker leads UE men in Golfweek/AGT Intercollegiate


UE completed the final round on Wednesday

 PAWLEY’S ISLAND, S.C. – Carson Parker recorded a 3-over 75 in the final round of the Golfweek/AGT Intercollegiate to record the top finish of the tournament for the University of Evansville men’s golf team.

Parker’s effort saw him wrap up the 3-round event with a 223 at True Blue Golf Club.  He tied for 47th in the final standings.  Isaac Rohleder and Masatoyo Kato tied for the second-best UE finish in the standings.  Both Purple Aces players wrapped up play with scores of 227 to tie for 68th.  Rohleder matched his second-round total as he carded a 75 in round three.   Kato recorded a 77.  His 71 in Monday’s opening round was the lowest score of the trip to the men.

Caleb Wassmer and Daniil Romashkin both tallied final scores of 229 to tie for the 79th spot.  Wassmerb had a strong final day, recording a 2-over 74.  Romashkin registered a 78 in the third round of 18.  Also tying the duo was Henry Kiel.  Playing as an individual, he improved in each of the three rounds, culminating in an even 72 on Wednesday.  After opening with an 81, he shot a 76 on Tuesday before his final round of 72.

Evansville came home 17th in the final standings.  Troy took top team honors as they wrapped up the tournament with an 840.  Delaware and Connecticut tied for second with scores of 862.  UConn’s Jared nelson was the medalist, finishing at 207.  Jake Spring of Troy was second with a 208.

The guys will be back on course next week for the Western Illinois Invitational in Macomb, Ill.