West Point, Miss. – The LSU men’s golf team shot a 4-under 284 third round to finish the Mossy Oak Collegiate, held at the Mossy Oak Golf Club, tied for 3rd place at 10-under 854 (289-281-284) for the tournament.
The Tigers opened the day by finishing the final few holes of their second rounds that was halted Monday evening due to darkness. Nicholas Arcement completed a 5-under 67 round that saw him grab a season-high seven birdies in one round. Cohen Trolio carded a 2-under 70 round while Drew Doyle and Michael Sanders both finished at even par 72 to round out LSU’s second round score to a 7-under 281. Garrett Barber had the drop score as he finished at 1-over 73.
Arcement put in a steady 1-under 71 performance in the final round to take his final score to 3-under 213 and a finish of tied for 9th place on the individual leaderboard, his 3rd top ten finish of the season. Sanders and Trolio finished only one stroke behind at 2-under 214 and tied for 12th place as they shot a 3-under 69 and 2-under 70 in the final round, respectively.
Doyle’s 2-over 74 was the final score counted towards the team’s 4-under 284 as he finished the tournament tied for 41st place at 3-over 219 while Barber carded a 4-over 76 final round to finish at 2-over 218 and tied in 37th place.
No. 3-ranked Vanderbilt claimed the team title with a 25-under 839 (280-280-279) performance while the Commodores’ own Gordon Sargent claimed medalist honors with a 12-under 204.
The first round of the SEC Championships is set to start on Wednesday, April 20th, at the Sea Island Golf Club in St. Simons Island, Georgia.