March 16, 2014
Statesboro, Ga. - The No. 7 Virginia men's golf team finished fourth at the Schenkel Invitational in Statesboro, Ga., behind a third-place finish from freshman Jimmy Stanger. It marked the fourth time in five outings this season the Cavaliers have managed at least a fourth-place finish.
The Cavaliers shot 293 during Sunday's final round for a three-day total of 4-over 868. Virginia tied with Texas for fourth place. Host school Georgia Southern won the event at 14-under 850 while UAB was second at 858 and UCF was third at 862.
Stanger shot 1-over 73 Sunday for a 54-hole total of 4-under 212. His finish and tournament score were the best of his career and marked the second top-10 showing for him this season.
Denny McCarthy used a final round 72 to place 20th at 1-over 217. Derek Bard, Ben Rusch and Nick McLaughlin all tied for 40th at 6-over 222. Bard and McLaughlin shot 76 on Sunday, while Rusch finished with a 72. David Pastore, competing as an individual, was 32nd at 221.
Georgia Southern's Scott Wolfes won the event at 7-under 209. He was one of three Georgia Southern players to finish in the top four.
The Cavaliers return to play March 23-25 at the Hootie @Bull Bay tournament in Charleston, S.C.
Forest Heights Country Club
Par 72, 6,962 yards
1. Georgia Southern 286-276-288-850
2. UAB 285-281-292-858
3. UCF 294-279-289-862
4. Virginia 290-285-293-868
4. Texas 290-283-295-868
6. Col. of Charleston 290-277-302-869
7. Georgia State 301-273-297-871
8. Mississippi 290-293-292-875
9. North Florida 291-278-307-876
10. NC State 292-293-296-881
11. Kentucky 294-292-296-882
12. Duke 297-294-295-886
13. Florida 297-293-300-890
14. North Texas 309-296-293-898
15. Maryland 299-303-302-904
Individual Leaders 1. Scott Wolfes, Georgia Southern 71-70-68-209 2. Martin Rohwer, UAB 72-66-73-211 3. Jimmy Stanger, Virginia 72-67-73-212 4. Henry Mabbett, Georgia Southern 70-72-71-213 4. Will Evans, Georgia Southern 69-71-73-213
Virginia Results 3. Jimmy Stanger 72-67-73-212 20. Denny McCarthy 70-75-72-217 32. David Pastore* 75-71-75-221 40. Derek Bard 75-71-76-222 40. Ben Rusch 74-76-72-222 40. Nick McLaughlin 74-72-76-222 * Competing as an individual
Casey's Return Buoys CavaliersBaseball2/22/17Derek Casey, who missed the 2016 season while recovering from Tommy John surgery, pitched five strong innings in No. 14 Virginia's home opener.Perrantes Searching for AnswersMen's Basketball2/21/17Senior point guard London Perrantes has made only 16 of 58 shots (27.6 percent) from the floor in his past four games, all Virginia losses.'Hoos Savor Latest ITA TitleMen's Tennis2/20/17In men's tennis, Virginia won its sixth ITA National Team Indoors Championship, defending Ohio State 4-1 at the Boar's Head Sports Club.
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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