Wisconsin ties for 13th place at Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate


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March 25, 2014

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AWENDAW, S.C.
-- The Wisconsin men’s golf team wrapped up play at the Hootie at Bulls Bay Intercollegiate on Tuesday, tying for 13th place with a 35-over par 293-315-291--899 at the 54-hole tournament in Awendaw, S.C.

The Badgers closed out the three-day tournament with a third round score of 3-over par 291, which was their best 18-hole tally of the tournament. The event was held at the par 72, 7,282-yard Bulls Bay Golf Club.

Auburn claimed the team title, topping the leaderboard with a 12-under par 285-294-273--852. South Carolina placed second with a 9-under par 281-298-276--855, while College of Charleston closed out the top-three teams with a 7-under par 282-297-278--857.

Individually, Auburn’s Niclas Carlsson (70-73-66) and Kentucky’s Ben Stow (69-73-67) were crowned tournament champions among the 75-player field, tying for first place with a 7-under par 209.

Redshirt senior Jack Watson led the way for Wisconsin, tying his 18-hole best with a 71 in the final round and tallying his career 54-hole best with a 3-over par 73-75-71--219 to tie for 26th. It is the second time Watson led the Badgers this season. He originally shot 219 in tying for ninth with teammate Robert Jacobsen at the Wendy’s Kiawah Classic last fall.

Redshirt senior Zach Balit tied for 40th with an 8-over 73-80-71--224, while Jacobsen tied for 58th with a 12-over par 72-84-72--228.

Freshman Richard Hubbard returned to his native South Carolina, completing his first 54-hole tournament as a Badger. Hubbard shot a 15-over par 75-79-77—231 to finish in a tie for 67th.

Fellow freshman Ben Skogen rounded out UW’s roster in 74th place after tallying a 22-over par 76-81-81--238.

The Badgers have a couple weeks off before traveling to Iowa City, Iowa, on April 12-13 for the Hawkeye Invitational at the Finkbine Golf Course.


Wisconsin Results

T13 Wisconsin 293 315 291 899 +35
T26 Jack Watson 73 75 71 219 +3
T40 Zach Balit 73 80 71 224 +8
T58 Robert Jacobsen 72 84 72 228 +12
T67 Richard Hubbard 75 79 77 231 +15
74 Ben Skogen 76 81 81 238 +22


Team Results

1
Auburn
-12 285 294 273 852
2
South Carolina
-9 281 298 276 855
3
  College of Charleston
-7 282 297 278 857
4
Virginia
-6 283 295 280 858
5
Wake Forest
+1 282 299 284 865
6
Kentucky
+2 283 310 273 866
7
  Missouri
+4 281 303 284 868
8
  GRU Augusta
+12 297 307 272 876
9
  North Carolina State
+17 287 306 288 881
10
S. Carolina-Aiken
+22 297 307 282 886
11
  Charleston Southern
+25 290 309 290 889
12
  Duke
+34 298 310 290 898
T13
  Akron
+35 303 309 287 899
T13
  Wisconsin
+35 293 315 291 899
15
  North Carolina
+40 294 316 294 904
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