September 16, 2018 - by
Men’s Golf Finishes 10th at Olympia Fields

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Seminoles.com) – Scores were higher all across the tournament leaderboard on Sunday at Olympia Fields, as the 25th-ranked Florida State Men’s Golf team finished 10th at the OFCC/Fighting Illini Invitational.

The Seminoles finished 36-over (293-283-300) for the tournament, shooting +20 in the final round. It was a struggle for much of the day, as junior Jamie Li had the team’s low round of the day with a 3-over 74.

“Poor results are always disappointing, and trust me know one feels worse than they do,” FSU head coach Trey Jones said. “We always strive to make our bad rounds competitive. These guys fought to the last putt today and I appreciate their pride in themselves and our team. We are clearly near where this team can be but I am excited about the opportunities ahead.”

Li had the lowest tournament score for the Seminoles, shooting 7-over. He managed to birdie two of his final four holes played in the final round.

Junior Greyson Porter shot 9-over at the tournament, ending his final round with a 6-over 76. Sophomore John Pak went 11-over over his three rounds played, finishing with a 6-over 76 on Sunday.

Junior Jake Carter also went 11-over for the tournament, while senior Corey Carlson shot 15-over.

Florida State continues play at the Jack Nicklaus Collegiate Invitational on Oct. 8-9 at Muirfield Village in Dublin, Ohio.

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