Strickler in third at SCAC Golf Championships; Gents sit fourth
Strickler in third at SCAC Golf Championships; Gents sit fourth
Monday, April 21, 2014

BOERNE, Texas – The Centenary men’s golf team is fourth after the first two rounds of the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Championships with a 600. Hank Strickler leads the Gents with a 143 through the first two rounds in third place.

Strickler, who is just three strokes back of the top spot, shot a 70 in the opening round and followed with a 73 in the second round of the day. The two round score is the best of the season for Strickler surpassing his 147 at Mary Hardin-Baylor and Christian Brothers.

Jamie Gibson sits five strokes back of Strickler in a tie for eighth after firing a 72 and 76 respectively. The score ties Gibson’s best set at CBU earlier this season. Reese Chance recorded a two-round total of 155 (78-77) to sit in 18th just two strokes over his best of the season.

Jesper Thorsoe and Larry Balthazar round out the Maroon and White squad tied for 23rd with a 159. Thorsoe shot a 78 and 81 with Balthazar shooting an 83 and 76.

Schreiner’s Zach Oliver paces the individuals with a 140 through with Trinity’s Tyler Lehmann in second with a 142.

Schreiner leads the field with a 582 after the first two rounds followed by Trinity in second with a 591. Southwestern rounds out the top three spots with a 596 just four strokes better than the Gents.


4              Centenary College           298         302         600

3              Hank Strickler (4)              70           73           143

T8           Jamie Gibson (2)              72           76           148

18           Reese Chance (5)             78           77           155

T23         Jesper Thorsoe (1)          78           81           159

T23         Larry Balthazar (3)            83           76           159