Vikings place sixth at Royal Lakes

Tommy McCloskey
Tommy McCloskey

OAKWOOD, Georgia -- The Berry College men's golf team shot a final round of 300 and finished sixth of 16 teams at the Royal Lakes Invitational, which concluded on Tuesday. BC carded a 295 on Monday and posted a two-round tally of 595. Full results

Tommy McCloskey and Drew Kosko both tied for tenth place with 145 totals. McCloskey shot 73-72 and Kosko the reverse of 72-73.

Southern Athletic Association member Oglethorpe fired a 286 on Tuesday and its 578 score defeated Southwestern by one stroke. Tyler Gamil (71-68--139) of Southwestern was the event's medalist.

Washington & Lee shot the third best round of the day (291) and its 592 total leap-frogged Berry--which started the day in fifth place.

Full Berry scoring:

6 Berry College 295 300 595
T10 Tommy McCloskey (2) 73 72 145
T10 Drew Kosko (5) 72 73 145
T36 Kile Williams (4) 74 78 152
T52 Chase Kulczak (3) 76 79 155
T61 Ryan Elmore (1) 80 77 157







Competing as individuals for Berry were Peter Pappas, T36, 73-79--152 and Ty Hampel, T58, 79-77--156.

The Vikings return to action at the Golfweek Preview. The three-day contest begins on Oct. 12 at The Raven in Sandestin, Florida.