LBSU Falls On Final Day at Winchester Classic
April 21, 2013
MEADOW VISTA, Calif. - Senior Philip Chian shot a 77 in the final round of the Winchester Classic to tie for 17th place at the Winchester Golf Course on Sunday, leading Long Beach State to seventh.
LBSU fell in the standings after starting the day tied for third with Oklahoma Christian. The 49ers shot a combined score of 306 to finish with a 54-hole score of 28-over par 892.
Cal State Fullerton captured the team title as the Titans (+4) recorded the tournament's lowest round with a 286 to hold off second place host UC Davis (+9) by five shots and nine strokes over Oklahoma Christian (+13) in third. UC Santa Barbara (+16) placed fourth and Sacramento State (+22) finished in fifth.
Sam Johnston of Oklahoma Christian won individual medalist honors with a 7-under, holding a two-shot lead over Glen Scher of UC Santa Barbara in second.
LBSU returns to action Apr. 28-30, traveling to San Jacinto for the Big West Conference Championship at The Country Club at Soboba Springs.