NASHVILLE, Tenn. - 3/23/2010 - The Union (Tenn.) University golf team posted a third place finish in the Trevecca Nazarene (Tenn.) Spring Invitational. Union had won two straight tournaments and three of their last four entering this event.
Union shot a two-round score of 598, including a second day score of 291 and a first round of 307. Union rallied from fifth place after round one to third, but could not overcome a rough first day. Cumberland (Tenn.) University won the event with a 589 score.
For Union, Ryan Chandler finished second overall with a 143. Brett Barry was sixth (147), Mills Hamaguchi was 18th (153), Clay Mallard was 25th (155) and Micah Gentle was 28th (156).
Five other Union golfers played on a Union – B team that finished sixth in the eight team event. Jesper Swedenborg finished 13th (151), Jake Carroll was 22nd (154), Matt Kelley was 30th (159), David Hopper was 30th (159) and Wes Dyer was 36 (162).
Up next for Union will be the Union University Spring Invitational on April 2-3 at the Ross Creek Landing Golf Club in Clifton, Tenn.
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