Golf, Tennis briefs
POSTEDMarch 19, 2013
The men’s tennis team is undefeated after routing Austin College 9-0 and Texas Lutheran 8-1 on March 1.
The Comets are 6-0 overall and 2-0 in the ASC. Their conference match against Ozarks, which was scheduled for March 7, was postponed indefinitely.
Senior Dustin Foster was named the ASC East Division Men’s Tennis Player of the Week. Foster went unbeaten against Austin College, Texas Lutheran and NCAA D-II Dallas Baptist in singles and doubles.
The women’s team defeated Austin College 9-0 and Texas Lutheran 8-1 on March 1. They also beat Ozarks 9-0 in a conference match on March 9.
The Comets kicked off their Spring Break trip to California with a 7-2 loss to No. 15-ranked Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on March 14. The following day, they turned to defeat Whittier 6-3 in the non-conference match-up.
The men’s golf team dropped from first place after the opening 18 holes to 6th place after Tuesday’s final round at the Mississippi College Invite at the Black Bear Golf Course.
Corey Steinmann improved two shots from his round on Monday to finish the 36 holes in a tie for 10th at 160 (81-79). Johnny Begzos had a four-shot improved from Monday to Tuesday and placed 21st at 162 (83-79). Dylan Carroll was 40th at 166 (81-85) while Joey Kron (90-77) and J.T. Cook (83-84) tied for 44th at 167.
The women’s team did not fare any better at the Schreiner Women’s Shootout, which was held at Comanche Trace Country Club, as they placed 8th.
The team shot an aggregate of 422 as host Schreiner claimed team honors shooting 316 over 18 holes on Tuesday after Monday’s 18 holes were cancelled due to high winds.