FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The LaGrange golf team tied for ninth at the Royal Lakes/Oglethorpe Fall Invitational. The Panthers had a team score of 592 for the 36-hole tournament played at the Royal Lakes Golf and Country Club. The Panthers played 27 holes on Saturday and the final nine Sunday.
Sophomore Nathan Garner led LC with a tournament total of 148. Garner had a team best second round score of 1-under par 71. He recorded five birdies on the day. Freshmen Ben Womack and Sam Rogers each had a total of 149 after shooting identical rounds of 74 and 75. Cameron Starr was one shot back with a 150 total. Starr had an even-par 72 in the first round. Rob Simpson rounded out the scoring with a 153 total.
The Panthers play in the three-day Golfweek Fall Invitational beginning Oct. 15. The tournament will be held at The Raven course in Destin, Florida.