EL DORADO, Ark. (10/31/17) – The Arkansas State men’s golf team claimed a top-five finish at the Duck Commander Intercollegiate after shooting a third-round 316 to claim fifth place, and close out the fall portion of its schedule Tuesday at the Mystic Creek Golf Club.


Upon completing the 54-hole tournament, the Red Wolves took sole possession of fifth place today after finishing tied for the position after the second round yesterday and finished with a total of 930.


A-State was paced by two players who finished among the top-20 golfers in the tournament. Senior Tanner Napier finished 19th after shooting a third-round 77 to post a 233 total. To tie for 20th place, junior Jakub Bares carded a final-round 80 to finish just one stroke behind Napier with a 234.


Also competing for the Red Wolves, junior Joel Wendin tied for 29th place with a third-round 80 to card a 237, while sophomore Zan Luka Stirn finished tied for 32nd with a final-round 79 to post a 238 total. Redshirt Trent Jones carded a 240 (77-77-86) for the tournament to round out team scoring.


Competing as an individual, senior Kevin Kramarski tied for 54th while posting a third-round 80 and carding a 246 for the tournament.


The Red Wolves will be back in action on Saturday, Feb. 24 at the Seminole Intercollegiate.


ARKANSAS STATE RESULTS
Place, Name (RD1-RD2-RD3---Total)
5, Arkansas State (303-211-316---930)
19, Tanner Napier (75-81-77---233)
T20, Jakub Bares (75-79-80---234)
T29, Joel Wendin (76-81-80---237)
T32, Zan Luka Stirn (85-74-79---238)
T40, Trent Jones (77-77-86---240)
T54, Kevin Kramarski* (80-86-80---246)
*Competing as an individual