Iowa State takes fifth in VCU Shootout

Brian Freda

The ISU men’s golf team completed its second tournament of the year, finishing fifth overall in the VCU Shootout. The team finished the meet with a total score of 894.

Virginia Tech won this year’s tournament scoring 878, which was nine strokes ahead of second-place Wichita State.

Scott Fernandez led Iowa State through the week, tying for second place overall with rounds of 72-70-72 (214). This year’s individual champion, Sean Bosdosh of Maryland, won two strokes ahead of Fernandez with a score of 70-71-71 (212).

Other key players for Iowa State include Sam Daley, who tied for 14th place and finished with the second lowest strokes for Iowa State.

Borja Virto and Zach Steffen both tied for 33rd, carding a total of 230 each.

Collin Foster also played this week, competing in his first college tournament. Foster finished with a three round total of 233, tying for 43rd place.

The team will play its next tournament Tuesday, Oct. 2, at the Rees Jones Intercollegiate in Dafuskie Island, S.C.