Golf: Panthers 10th at Royal Lakes/Oglethorpe Fall In tournament

Golf: Panthers 10th at Royal Lakes/Oglethorpe Fall In tournament

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The LaGrange golf team had a 10th place finish at the Royal Lakes/Oglethorpe Fall In Invitational played Monday and Tuesdady at the Royal Lakes Golf Club.

The Panthers started the final round Tuesday in 11th place. Freddie Wolford shot a 1-over par 72 in the round to lead the Panthers. Cory Howard (76), James Liang (77), Jake Andrews (77) and Victor Choi (78) followed Wolford.

Howard had a two-day total of 150, one stroke better than Wolford. Liang had a tournament total of 155, followed by Andrews and Choi with 156 totals each.

Tournament host and defending national champion Oglethorpe edged Methodist by three strokes to win the tournament. Along with the Panthers and Methodist, the USA South conference had Christopher Newport (3rd), Greensboro (5th) and Averett (T7th) in the top 10 team finishers.

The Panthers play in the Golfweek Division III Fall Preview at the Raven Golf Course in Sandestin, Fla. on Oct. 14-16.