Albert Jennings takes his shot at the Delaware Country Club in Muncie, during the Earl Yestingsmeier Invitational on Oct. 16. The men’s golf team will be playing in the NCAA Regional this week in Pullman, Wash. DN FILE PHOTO BOBBY ELLIS
Watts shines in last place finish
Sophomore Johnny Watts finished with a tie for ninth place overall at The Firestone Invitational in Akron, Ohio.
Watts's total was 213, three under par. His final round was his best performance at 70, two under par.
As a team, the Cardinals finished in last place, wrapping up the second round in fourteenth place.
Crooked Stick Invitational
Dates - Mon, Oct 12 - Tue, Oct 13
Location - Carmel, Ind.
Course - Crooked Stick Golf Club
Time - All Day
Besides Watts, none of the Cardinals finished in the top 50 individually. The only other Cardinal who came close to breaking the top 50 was James Blackwell who tied for 52nd with a 223 total.
Prior to this tournament the Cardinals finished in third place at the Badger Invitational.
Ball State will return to action Oct. 12 at the Crooked Stick Invitational in Carmel, Ind.