McLennan Highlanders finish in third place at Claude Jacobs Invitational

McLennan Highlanders finish in third place at Claude Jacobs Invitational

The McLennan Highlanders shot 303-293-293 – 889 to finish in third place at the Claude Jacobs Invitational hosted by the University of Houston-Victoria at the par-72, 6,870-yard Victoria Country Club. McLennan was the top-finished two-year program in the field.
 
Texas Wesleyan finished in first place with 288-294-287 – 869, followed by host Houston-Victoria in second with 289-297-297 – 883.
 
Freshman Ulrik Joergensen shot 79-69-70 – 218 to lead the Highlanders and finish in fourth place.
 
Other McLennan scores: Holden Hamilton, tied for eighth, 70-77-76 – 223; Payton Otto, tied for 17th, 75-70-81 – 226; Mason Mikeska, tied for 23rd, 79-77-73 – 229; Will Fore, tied for 23rd, 78-78-73 – 229; Ryan Esparza, tied for 28th, 76-75-79 – 230; and Hayes Hamilton, tied for 28th, 79-77-74 – 230.
 
Other team scores: Our Lady of the Lake, fourth, 298-304-299 – 901; Blinn B, fifth, 307-300-298 – 905; Blinn A, sixth, 304-321-290 – 915; Tyler, seventh, 313-313-300 – 926; Southwest, eighth, 311-307-310 – 928; and Louisiana, ninth, 327-327-328 – 982.
 
Next up: Green Tree Intercollegiate, March 2-3 at Green Tree Country Club in Midland, Texas