INDEPENDENCE, Minn. (9/13/21) – A 2-under par 282 in the final round of the Gopher Invitational pushed the Arkansas State men’s golf team up the leaderboard to a fifth-place finish among 14 teams at Windsong Farm Golf Club.
Among 11 teams inside the top-100 in the final Golfstat rankings from the 2020-21 season, A-State (59) picked up wins over Iowa (40), Georgia Southern (44), West Virginia (77), Furman (79), Iowa State (85) and Rutgers (95). The final round 282 gave the Red Wolves a total of 861 (+9), the lowest total to open a season in a non-home event since the 2016-17 season. Kansas and Notre Dame were co-champions at 14-under par 838 with Michigan State (-5) and Kent State (-3) rounding out the top four.
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