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Roadrunners to host season-opening UTSA Oak Hills Invitational this week

Courtesy: UTSA Athletics
Release: 02/07/2014
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SAN ANTONIO — The Roadrunners men’s golf team will open the spring season this week by hosting the UTSA Oak Hills Invitational. The two-day tournament is scheduled to tee off on Monday morning at Oak Hills Country Club (par 71/6,765 yards).

Now in its 15th year, the event will begin with 36 holes with an 8 a.m. shotgun start on Monday. The final round is slated for Tuesday with tee times beginning at 7:30 a.m. Admission is free.

UTSA will compete against teams from Baylor, East Carolina, Houston Baptist, Kansas State, Louisiana-Lafayette, Louisiana Tech, North Texas, Oklahoma, Sam Houston State, Southeastern Louisiana, Texas State, Tulsa, UTEP and Wichita State.

The Roadrunners placed fifth at last year’s event behind a third-place finish by Ryan Werre, who carded a two-under-par 211.

UTSA last played on Oct. 21-22 at the Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate in Las Cruces, N.M., where it placed 14th. Freshman Bryce Alley tied for 31st to lead UTSA after carding a 71-79-72—222.

What: UTSA Oak Hills Invitational  ·  Tournament Central

When: Monday, Feb. 10 — Tuesday, Feb. 11

Where: Oak Hills Country Club (6,765 yards/par 71)  ·  5403 Fredericksburg Road

Format: Two-day, 54-hole event (36 holes, 8 a.m. shotgun start on Monday/18 holes, 7:30 a.m. tee times on Tuesday)

Tournament Field: Baylor, East Carolina, Houston Baptist, Kansas State, Louisiana-Lafayette, Louisiana Tech, North Texas, Oklahoma, Sam Houston State, Southeastern Louisiana, Texas State, Tulsa, UTEP, UTSA, Wichita State

Live Scoring: golfstat.com

2013 Team Champion: Oklahoma (289-285-288—862)

2013 Individual Champion: Kyle Jones, Baylor (69-70-67—206)


UTSA Lineup
Bryce Alley, Fr. (Longview, Texas)
· Ranks third on the team with a 75.17 stroke average
· Tied for 31st with a 222 (71-79-72) at the Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate on Oct. 21-22
· Registered a 216 (73-71-72) at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate to tie for 35th-place

Brett Hogan, So. (Calgary, Alberta)
· Leads the team with a 73.75 stroke average
· Carded a 208 (74-67-67) to tie for 10th at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate
· Tied for second with a five-under 211 (68-74-69) at the 2013 Rice Intercollegiate

Garrison Lackey, Jr. (Weslaco, Texas)
· Tied for 27th with a 220 (72-73-72) at the Jerry Pate National
· Ranks fourth on the team with a 75.75 stroke average
· Posted a 223 (70-79-74) to tie for fifth at the 2013 WAC Championship

J.J. Lindsey, So. (Adkins, Texas)
· Carded a 224 (73-79-72) to tie for 42nd at the Herb Wimberly Intercollegiate
· Recorded three top-10 finishes as a freshman
· Tied for fifth with a 223 (69-76-78) at the 2013 WAC Championship

Ryan Werre, Sr. (Redcliff, Alberta)
· Ranks second on the team with a 75.08 stroke average
· Tied for 30th with a 215 (73-70-72) at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate
· Recorded three top-10 finishes as a junior

Kyle Francis, Fr. (San Antonio, Texas) ^
· Carded a 70-69-67—206 to win the 2012 Texas Juniors Masters and qualify for the Callaway Junior World Championship
· Posted a runner-up finish at the Texas Junior Golf Tour Major
· Finished third at the 2012 American Junior Golf Association Genesis Shootout

Reed Stegall, Jr. (San Angelo, Texas) ^
· Registered a 229 (76-76-77) to tie for 53rd at the 2013 UTSA Oak Hills Invitational
· Tied for 33rd with a 76-85-76—237 at the 2012 Southland Conference Championship
· Posted a 76.83 stroke average in 18 rounds in the 2012-13 season

^ playing as an individual

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