ETSU men's golf currently tied for 10th at Carpet Capital

Friday, November 05, 2004

ROCKY FACE, Ga. (Nov. 5, 2004) - The East Tennessee State University men's golf team began their final tournament of the fall season tied for 10th Friday in the Carpet Capital Intercollegiate being played at The Farm Golf Club this weekend.


The Buccaneers, led by a two-over-par 74 from sophomore Rhys Davies (Bridgend, Wales), finished the first round with a score of 17-over 305. Georgia currently leads the event, 15-strokes ahead of the Bucs and five strokes in front of second-place New Mexico. On the individual leaderboard, Georgia's David Denham currently leads by one stroke at 3-under for the tournament.


Davies' 74 placed him tied for 18th, while teammates Cian McNamara (Limerick, Ireland) and Cennydd Mills (Cardiff, Wales) both tied for 27th with scores of 76. Other ETSU results included Stephen Arnold (Langhorne, Pa.), who tied for 56th, and Gareth Shaw (Lisburn, Northern Ireland), who finished tied for 64th.


Play will continue with second round action set for Saturday and third round play scheduled for Sunday. ETSU fans can keep with the action live by visiting

Team Leader Board
Course:The Farm Golf Club: The Farm Par 72 - 7010 yards
Team To Par Total Score
1 Georgia +2 290
2 New Mexico +7 295
3 Georgia Tech +11 299
4 Duke University +12 300
T5 Wake Forest Univ. +13 301
T5 Auburn +13 301
7 Vanderbilt +14 302
T8 Clemson +15 303
T8 Tennessee, Univ. of +15 303
T10 Florida +17 305
T10 East Tennessee St. +17 305
T12 Southern California +18 306
T12 TCU +18 306
14 Augusta State +24 312
15 Texas Tech +26 314
T16 North Carolina State +30 318
T16 South Carolina +30 318
18 Florida State Univ. +31 319
Player Leader Board
Course:The Farm Golf Club: The Farm Par 72 - 7010 yards
Player Team To Par Total Score
1 David Denham Georgia -3 69
2 Madalitso Muthiya New Mexico -2 70
T3 Mark Donnell Vanderbilt -1 71
T3 Patton Kizzire Auburn -1 71
T3 Stuart Moore Auburn -1 71
T3 Nathan Smith Duke University -1 71
T7 Colby Beckstrom TCU E 72
T7 Jay Choi New Mexico E 72
T7 Matt Every Florida E 72
T7 Jack Ferguson Clemson E 72
ETSU Results
Player Total Score
T18 Rhys Davies 74
T27 Cennydd Mills 76
T27 Cian McNamara 76
T56 Stephen Arnold 79
T64 Gareth Shaw 80