Vikings Tie For 11th Place at Emory Spring Invitational

Vikings Tie For 11th Place at Emory Spring Invitational

Berry's Ryan Gambrell and Jose Garcia each shot 75 Tuesday to help lead the Vikings to an 11th-place tie at the Emory Spring Invitational, hosted by Emory University at Druid Hills Golf Club in Atlanta.

Berry shot 304-303-607 in the 36-hole tournament, tying Gustavus Adolphus, and missing a top-10 finish by a single stroke.

Methodist won the tournament, shooting 298-284-582 and finishing seven strokes ahead of Oglethorpe and Transylvania, which tied for second place.

Individually, the Vikings were led by Alex Irvin, who tied for 22nd place at 73-76-149. Garcia and Alex Elmore were among the players who tied for 38th with a two-round score of 153. Garcia carded rounds of 78 and 75, respectively, while Elmore shot 76 Monday and 77 Tuesday.

Gambrell tied for 58th at 81-75-156 and Jason Terranova tied for 83rd at 77-85-162.

LaGrange's Hudson Keener shot back-to-back rounds of 68 to win the individual medal by strokes over Transylvania's Justin Teresko.

The event wraps up the 2011-12 season for the Vikings.

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