Aggie Men's Golf Finishes Seventh At William H. Tucker Invitational

Written By: NM State Athletic Dept.

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - The New Mexico State men’s golf team wrapped up play at the William H. Tucker with a seventh place finish at 27-over par, 891. The Aggies fired a 7-over par, 295 in the final round.

Senior Gaston De La Torre carded the low round of the day for the Aggies, a 4-under par, 68, finishing tied for seventh overall at 1-over par, 217 for the tournament. De La Torre recorded five birdies and just one bogey. Junior Justin Shin carded a 4-over par, 76 in the final round and finished 4-over par, 220 for the tournament. He had just one birdie in the final round.

Brett Walker had his best round of the tournament with a 1-over par, 73, carding three birdies. He finished tied for 41st overall with a three-round score of 11-over par, 227. Senior Zachery Fullerton finished the tournament at 12-over par, 228. He fired a 6-over par, 78 in the final round, with one birdie.

Cosme Beamonte had a 9-over par. 81 in the final round and finished tied for 68th at 20-over par, 236. Senior Miko Alejandro finished tied for 81st as an individual at 25-over par, 241.

UNLV took the team title with a 3-over par, followed by New Mexico (+7), San Diego State (+19), Arizona (+11) and North Texas (+11). Zachary Blair of BYU won the individual title at 7-under par, 209.

The Aggies will be back in action on Oct. 17-18 at the Alister McKenzie Invitational in Fairfax, Calif.