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Coastal Carolina Men's Golf Finishes 5th at Sea Best

Chanticleers Return to Action Feb. 13-14 in San Diego

       

Sebatian Soderberg

Sebatian Soderberg

Jan. 31, 2012

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PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - The Coastal Carolina men's golf team had three players finish among the top 22 and posted a 302 Tuesday in the final round to finish fifth in the 13-team, Jacksonville University Sea Best Classic, played at the PLAYERS Stadium Course at TPC Sawgrass.

Florida won with a 54-hole score of 844, followed by Liberty (899), North Florida (902), East Carolina (909) and Coastal Carolina (911).

The Chanticleers were led by Roberto Ballesteros Monday. The sophomore carded an even par 72, posting 17 pars with a birdie on the 14th hole and a bogey on the 15th. Overall, Ballesteros tied for 20th with rounds of 81-75-72 and three-round total of 228.

Sebastian Soderberg was Coastal's overall best scorer, shooting a nine-over 225 (75-73-77) and tying for 15th. Soderberg had four birdies Tuesday and his 12 birdies over 54 holes was the second-best total for the event. Also, his par five scoring of 4.58 was the second-best average in the field for the three rounds. However, he had eight holes Tuesday over par to settle for his five-over 77.

Kevin Vanden Heuvel recorded his first career top 20 finish, tying for 17th with a 54-holes score of 10-over par 226 (81-70-75). Vanden Heuvel, who had 10 birdies for the event, tied his career-low of 226 for 54 holes.

Andrew Dorn and Charlie Winegardner rounded out Coastal's fivesome. Dorn tied for 35th with a three-round tally of 233, while Winegardner tied for 49th carding a 239.

The Chanticleers will return to action Feb 13-14 at the University of San Diego Classic, played at the San Diego Country Club.

Jacksonville Univ. Sea Best Invitational
PLAYERS Stadium Course TPC Sawgrass
Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
Par: 72 - 7.144 yards
Dates: Jan 30 - Jan 31

1. Florida 303 284 297 884 +20
2. Liberty 301 297 301 899 +35
3. North Florida 301 304 297 902 +38
4. East Carolina 317 296 296 909 +45
5. Coastal Carolina 315 294 302 911 +47
6. East Tennessee State 315 298 307 920 +56
7. Old Dominion 308 301 314 923 +59
8. Florida Gulf Coast 308 313 303 924 +60
9. Mercer 304 306 315 925 +61
10. Charleston Southern 315 312 299 926 +64
11. Jacksonville State 322 308 298 928 +64
12. Jacksonville 317 305 313 935 +71
13. Georgia State 319 307 314 940 +76

INDIVIDUAL MEDALIST
TJ Vogel (Florida) 73 69 74 216 E

COASTAL CAROLINA SCORES
T15. Sebastian Soderberg 75 73 77 225 +9
T17. Kevin Vanden Heuvel 81 70 75 226 +10
T22. Roberto Ballesteros 81 75 72 228 +12
T35. Andrew Dorn 79 76 78 233 +17
T49. Charlie Winegardner 80 79 80 239 +23