March 7, 2000
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — North Florida shot a final round nine-under par,
279 to win the sixth annual Seminole Classic at Killearn County Club today.
UNF’s three-round total of 11-under, 853 was nine shots better than
runner-up Mississippi State (862).
Host Florida State posted a final round eight-over par, 296 to
finish in 11th place with a three-round total of 891.
Alex Rocha of Mississippi State captured the individual title by
shooting a final round 69. His three-round total of eight-under par, 208
was two strokes better than day one leader Chris Wisler of East Tennessee
State. Derrick Centers of Tennessee was third at five-under, 211.
Florida State’s top finisher was junior Mark Donaldson. He closed
with a 73 today to finish in a five-way tie for 12th place at one-under
“I thought our team played well today,” said Seminole head coach
Dr. Ernie Lanford. “Mark had a solid day today and an excellent
tournament. I was also very proud of the way Kris (Hannah) fought back
today. He showed a lot of character.”
Hannah, FSU’s No. 1 player entering the tournament, matched
Donaldson with a team-low 73 today. He carded an 80 and a 76 yesterday.
The following are the final team standings and Florida State’s
|TEAM STANDINGS||FSU INDIVIDUALS|
|1. North Florida||288-286-279||853||-11||Mark Donaldson (T12) 73-69-73-215|
|2. Mississippi State||284-291-287||862||-2||Ryan Felty (T43) 73-76-75-224|
|3. NC State||287-291-289||867||+3||Bradley Lusenhop (T50) 75-74-77-226|
|Vanderbilt||294-284-289||867||+3||Matt Ackley (T59)77-74-76-227|
|5. College of Charleston||288-293-289||870||+8||Peter Mitchell (66) 77-73-80-230|
|6. Louisiana State||292-289-290||871||+9||Kris Hannah (T64) 80-76-73-229|
|7. East Tennessee State||292-291-291||874||+12||Guy Bradley (T68) 77-80-75-232|
|9. Central Florida||302-288-295||885||+23|
|10. South Alabama||296-298-295||889||+27|
|11. Florida State||300-295-296||891||+29|
|12. Southeastern La.||295-294-303||892||+30|
|14. Florida A&M||301-299-301||901||+39|