Davies wins again in '04-05, Bucs finish 8th at Seminole Intercollegiate
Davies fired a career-best score of 207 in the Seminole Intercollegiate.
Davies fired a career-best score of 207 in the Seminole Intercollegiate.

Tuesday, March 08, 2005

(March 8, 2005) - Rhys Davies (Bridgend, Wales) left little doubt.

 

Shooting a 1-under-par 71 on Tuesday, the East Tennessee State sophomore golfer recorded his third straight sub-par round, finishing with a 9-under 207 en route to capturing the individual championship at the Seminole Intercollegiate. It was the second individual title of 2004-05 for Davies - his fourth Top 3 finish in five events this season - and the 207 was a career-best, three-round score for the sophomore.

 

Davies - who captured first place by six strokes over second-place Moises Cobo of Coastal Carolina - helped the Bucs to an 8th-place team finish at the Golden Eagle Country Club. ETSU finished 30 strokes back of Coastal Carolina, which captured the team championship with a three-round score of 2-over-par 866.

 

Along with Davies, other ETSU finishes included a 29th-place showing from freshman Gareth Shaw (Lisburn, Northern Ireland) and a 45th-place effort from senior Cennydd Mills (Cardiff, Wales). Sophomore Stephen Arnold (Langhorne, Pa.) finished 64th, while freshman Cian McNamara (Limerick, Ireland) returned after missing Monday's second round due to an illness and fired a 4-under-par 68.

 

The Bucs will return to play March 13 at the Coastal Carolina Invitational in Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Seminole Intercollegiate
Golden Eagle C.C. -- Tallahassee, Fla.
Par: 72; Yardage: 6847
Tuesday's Results - Third Round

Team Results
1. Coastal Carolina 291-285-290=866 +2
2. Vanderbilt Univ. 296-293-289=878 +14
3. UCF 295-289-297=881 +17
4. North Carolina, U of 295-299-290=884 +20
5. Virginia, U. of 296-296-293=885 +21
6. Florida State Univ. 297-294-295=886 +22
7. Texas A&M University 294-298-297=889 +25
8. Mississippi, U. of 299-298-299=896 +32
East Tennessee St. 299-299-298=896 +32
10. North Carolina State 294-312-295=901 +37
11. North Florida, U. of 304-295-304=903 +39
12. Charleston, Coll. of 309-304-303=916 +52
 
Individual Results
1. Rhys Davies, ETSU 69-67-71=207 -9
2. Moises Cobo, Coast. Car 70-72-71=213 -3
3. Martin Ureta, N Carolina 73-68-73=214 -2
Lindsay Renolds, Coast. Car 75-67-72=214 -2
5. Andreas Hoegberg, UCF 71-69-75=215 -1
Andrew Parr, Texas A&M 73-73-69=215 -1
Matt Crenshaw, N Carolina 71-73-71=215 -1
 
ETSU Results
1. Rhys Davies 69-67-71=207 -9
T29. Gareth Shaw 73-72-80=225 +9
T45. Cennydd Mills 79-71-79=229 +13
64. Steve Arnold 78-89-82=249 +33
WD Cian McNamara 82-WD-68

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