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JOHNSON C. SMITH: JCSU Golf Third Place at Blue Bear Classic

JCSU Golf Earns Third Place at Blue Bear Classic


China Grove, N.C. (March 7, 2017) – The Johnson C. Smith University golf team earned third place in the Blue Bear Classic held at the par-71, 6609 yard Warrior Golf Club in China Grove, N.C. on Monday afternoon.

The Golden Bulls returned a team total of 470 (+115) which earned third place in the four-team event.

JCSU was led by Tyler Jolly, as he fired a 10-over 81, tying for sixth place. Teammate DeJuan Powell  notched an eighth place score 83 (+12).

Host Livingstone won the event with a team score of 406 (+51. LC’s Telvin Walker earned medalist honors by shooting a 6-over par 77. Fayetteville State’s Isaiah Shaw claimed second with a 78 (+7) while Livingstone’s Stephen Washington and FSU’s Adam Capps tied for third with both shooting a 79 (+8)

Team Scores
1. Livingstone              408 (+51)
2. Fayetteville St.        418 (+61)
3. JCSU                                    470 (+115)
4. Benedict                  553 (+198)

JCSU Individuals
T6th     Tyler Jolly                    81 (+10)
T8th     DeJuan Powell             83 (+12)
16th      Glenn Canty                100 (+29)
17th      Jonathan Pankey         101 (+30) – Competed as an individual
18th      Wesley Morgan          105 (+34)
19th      Austin Beatty               108 (+37) – Competed as an individual

K.C. Culler

Sports Information Director

Johnson C. Smith University

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