MANHATTAN, Kan. -- The Creighton men’s golf team finished fourth at the
Jim Colbert Intercollegiate on Tuesday. The eight-team event took place at the par-72,
7,525 yard Colbert Hills Golf Course.
Creighton’s scores of 292-303-304=899 were five shots off of
third place and host school Kansas State. The top spot
belonged to Idaho, who as a team shot rounds of
297-285-292=874. Boise State’s Taeksoo Kim finished at the top with
rounds of 72-67-71=210.
The Jays had two top-10 finishers on the day led by senior
Kevin Stanek and sophomore Collin Craft. Stanek finished tied for second overall with Idaho’s Justin Kadin. He started off strong with a 71 which left
him tied for first at the end of one round. He followed
it up with equally impressive second and third round scores of 73 and 72
respectively. Craft’s scores of 74-73-78=225 left him tied for 10th.
Senior Austin Miller tied for 16th overall and finished just four
shots behind Craft with rounds of 74-78-77=229.
Sophomore Daniel McKernan (79-79-77=235) and senior Jack
Dressen (73-80-83=236) also had strong showings for Creighton.
Sophomore Trey Turley finished tied for 34th
(81-80-77=238) and freshman Johnny Spellerberg tied for 36th
(83-74-82=239) while participating as individuals.
The Jays will take the next couple of weeks off before
heading to Kansas City, Mo. on Oct. 16-17 for the Bill Ross Intercollegiate.