Highlanders finish in third place at Claude Jacobs Invitational

Highlanders finish in third place at Claude Jacobs Invitational

The McLennan Highlanders shot 301-303-292 – 896 to finish in third place at the Claude Jacobs Invitational in Victoria.

Host Houston-Victoria finished in first place with 291-291-294 – 876, followed by Midland in second with 301-291-290 – 882.

Holden Hamilton shot 72-74-69 – 215 to lead the Highlanders and finish tied for second place.

Other McLennan scores: Ulrik Joergensen, 11th, 75-77-73 – 225; medalist Landry Schmoker, tied for 15th, 79-75-74 – 228; James Perry, tied for 25th, 78-76-74 – 228; Kevin Yang, tied for 32nd, 78-76-81 – 235; and Hayes Hamilton, tied for 43rd, 76-87-76 – 239.

Other team scores: Midland B, fourth,310-286-301 – 897; Blinn, fifth, 301-300-307 – 908; St. Thomas, sixth, 322-296-299 – 917; Our Lady of the Lake, seventh, 300-312-312 – 924; Our Lady of the Lake B, ninth, 323-307-311 – 941; Blinn B, ninth, 313-308-328 – 949; and Texas A&M-San Antonio, 10th, 331-334-325 – 990.

The Highlanders will compete in the NJCAA Southwest Championship April 11-12 at The Rawls Course in Lubbock.