March 29, 2003 - by
Florida State Men’s Golf Concludes Play At Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championship

March 29, 2003

Florida State was led by sophomore golfer Matt Adcock in the individual standings as he finished in a tie for 54th place in the 12th annual Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championships at the Sawgrass Country Club in Ponte Vedra, Fla. Battling through difficult weather conditions, the Seminoles ended in 15th place out of a total of 15 teams that participated in the tournament.

Augusta State cruised to win the event after leading the scoreboard by 10 strokes at the end of the first two rounds of the championship tournament. The Jaguars’ top golfer was sophomore Emmet Turner as he finished in a tie for 4th place in the individual standings after a third-round score of 68.

Adcock (Apopka, Fla.) finished tournament-play with a team-best 226 total score. His best Performance of the event came in the second round as he tied his career-low score of 73. Senior Peter Mitchell (Miami, Fla.) was impressive in the first round of the championships leading the Tribe with a 72 single round score. His first round score was the lowest carded by a Seminole throughout the entire tournament.

Junior Brad Lusenhop (Gloversville, NY) and freshman Adam Wallace (Ponte Vedra, Fla.) tied for 68th place in the individual standings with final scores of 233 to conclude the final round. Their second round scores of 74 was the best round of the tournament for both golfers. With a total score of 238, Tim Vickers (Alpharetta, Ga.) concluded the tournament tied for 75th place.

The Seminoles will look to improve their performance when they host the annual Seminole Intercollegiate March 10-11 at the Golden Eagle Golf Course in Tallahassee, Fla.

Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championships/Ponte Vedra, Fla./Florida State Team Results
Feb. 17-18, 2003/Sawgrass Country Club

Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championships/Ponte Vedra, Fla.
Feb. 17-18, 2003/Sawgrass Country Club

15/15 Florida State 300 298 316 914
T54 Matt Adcock 77 73 76 226
T58 Peter Mitchell 72 77 78 227
T68 Brad Lusenhop 79 74 80 233
T68 Adam Wallace 77 74 82 233
T75 Tim Vickers 74 80 84 238

Mercedes-Benz Collegiate Championships/Ponte Vedra, Fla.
Feb. 17-18, 2003/Sawgrass Country Club

1. Augusta State 852 9. Duke 880
2. Clemson 862 10. South Carolina 882
3. Texas 870 11. North Carolina 884
4. Wake Forest 871 12. Georgia 887
5. Florida 872 Louisiana State 887
6. Oklahoma State 875 14. North Florida 891
7. NC State 876 15. Florida State 914
8. Tennessee 877
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