Newman Earns Top-10 At John Piper Intercollegiate
gobearcats.COM Geoff Newman tied for seventh at the John Piper Intercollegiate.
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Geoff Newman tied for seventh at the John Piper Intercollegiate.
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Sept. 19, 2006

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BOWLING GREEN, Ohio---Geoff Newman scored his first top-10 finish of the year, leading the University of Cincinnati men's golf team in its season-opening event, the John Piper Intercollegiate, hosted by Bowling Green. Newman's final round 75 assured the senior a tie for seventh place in the overall standings.

Sophomore Albert Fernandez also put an exclamation point on his first tournament of the year, shooting a final round 74 to jump from 24th to 13th in the final standings. Fernandez's total of 150 was just three strokes off that of Newman's.

The team standings saw the Bearcats in a ninth place tie with Loyola (Ill.) with scores of 618. Eastern Kentucky dominated the event, finishing at one-under 575, 14 strokes better than Campbell University.

The Bearcats return to action Sept. 25-26, travelling to West Chicago, Ill. to participate in the John Dallio Memorial, hosted by BIG EAST rival DePaul.

Final UC Individual Scores
T7 Geoff Newman 72-75-147
T13 Albert Fernandez 76-74-150
T43 Alex Wenzel 73-84-157
T70 Joe Young 86-80-166
73 Paul Marshall 84-86-170

Final Team Scores
1 Eastern Kentucky U. 288 287 575 -1
2 Campbell University 294 295 589 +13
3 Bowling Green State 304 294 598 +22
4 Ohio University 296 309 605 +29
5 Bowling Green B 304 304 608 +32
6 Wright State Univ. 308 301 609 +33
7 IPFW 308 304 612 +36
8 Detroit Mercy, U. of 305 308 613 +37
9 Loyola U.- Chicago 305 313 618 +42
Cincinnati, U. of 305 313 618 +42
11 Oakland University 314 307 621 +45
12 Eastern Illinois U. 315 307 622 +46
13 Youngstown State U. 316 309 625 +49
14 Owens CC 320 317 637 +61