Romashkin and Rodriguez lead UE men in final day at IU


UE in Tennessee on Monday


BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Daniil Romashkin and Andres Rodriguez paced the University of Evansville men’s golf team on the final day of the Hoosier Collegiate at Pfau Course.

Romashkin posted a 78 in the third round after carding an 82 in round two.  His final tally of 234 tied him for 58th place.  Andres Rodriguez has the top effort in the final two rounds.  After posting an 80 to complete the second round, he notched a 7-over 78 to finish the event with a 235.  He tied for 63rd.

Caleb Wassmer was third for the Purple Aces and tied for 65th in the tournament with a 236.  Wassmer carded a 76 in the opening round before identical scores of 80 in the final two rounds.  Carson Parker completed the event with a 243 (T-81st) while Masatoyo Kato registered a 246 (85th).  Parker’s low score was a 78 in the first round while Kato tallied a 76 in the first 18 holes.

Evansville came home in 14th place with a 945.  They finished six in front of 15th-place Eastern Kentucky.  Indiana took the team championship by 17 strokes over Notre Dame and Michigan State.  The Hoosiers completed the three rounds with an 867.  Edouard Cereto of Southern Illinois was the medalist with a 212.

UE is back on course Monday at the Big Blue Intercollegiate in Hermitage, Tenn.