Army Golf places 13th at Clemson Invite

By Matt Faulkner Army Athletic Communications

April 11th, 2019 | Army and Community Sports, Sports
Senior team captain Nick Turner had a good week and finished in a tie for 33rd on the player leaderboard with a final score of 217 (+1). The Black Knights ended up with a team score of 888 (+24) and was tied with Elon for 13th place on the team leaderboard at the Clemson Invitational that ended Sunday. Photos by Army athletic Communications

The Army West Point Golf team finished in a tie for 13th at the Clemson Invitational, which concluded on Sunday.
The Black Knights ended up with a team score of 888 (+24) and were tied with Elon for 13th place on the team leaderboard. Eighth-ranked Georgia Tech won the invitational with a three-day score of 812 (-52).
The Yellow Jackets went 19-under as a team during the final round on Sunday.

Tournament notes
• Senior team captain Nick Turner had a good week and finished in a tie for 33rd on the player leaderboard with a final score of 217 (+1).
• Turner carded a 2-over 74 on Sunday and recorded one birdie in his final round.
• Senior Matt Plunkett ended up 50th overall with a 5-over tournament and a final round 75 (+3).
• Junior Justin Williamson was 7-over after the three rounds and added a 4-over 76 on Sunday, which included four birdies.
• Clemson’s Bryson Nimmer, who is the 15th-ranked player in the nation, won the individual title as he shot under 70 all three days, including an 8-under 64 in the third round.

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