BLACKSBURG, Va. – Randolph-Macon freshman Austin Brooks (Charlotte, N.C./Carmel Christian) finished in a tie for eighth out of 93 individuals at 1-over 145 after Tuesday's second and final round of the Virginia State Golf Association (VSGA) Intercollegiate Tournament at the Blacksburg Country Club.
The Yellow Jackets placed 14th out of 17 in the team standings.
Brooks shot 3-over 75 in Round 2 after his 70 on Monday. He had two birdies and 11 pars on Tuesday. Brooks was 2-over on the front nine and 1-over on the back nine.
Freshman Nathan Wright (Sagaponack, N.Y./East Hampton) also shot 3-over 75 on Monday, an improvement of three strokes over his 78 in Round 1 for a total of 153. He had a pair of birdies and 11 pars.
Freshman Zach Boote (Greensburg, Pa./Greensburg Central Catholic) shot 82 for the second straight day for a total of 164. He had two birdies and six pars.
Freshman Nick Schnur (Lafayette Hill, Pa./Germantown Academy) improved by 14 shots, carding a 4-over 76 after shooting 90 on Monday for a total of 166. He had three birdies on the back nine and had nine pars in his second round.
Junior Grant Burchette (Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla./Ponte Vedra) shot 84 on Tuesday for a total of 171. He had 10 pars in Round 2.
To conclude the fall portion of its schedule, Randolph-Macon will participate in the O'Briant-Jensen Memorial in Greensboro, N.C. on Oct. 28 and 29.
Final Team Standings
t1 Christopher Newport 293-287=580
t1 Lynchburg 282-298-580
3 Averett 290-294=584
4 Mary Washington 295-290=585
t5 Washington and Lee B 300-296=596
t5 Virginia Union 296-300=596
t7 Bridgewater 305-305=610
t7 Shenandoah 298-312=610
9 Emory & Henry 306-309=615
10 Southern Virginia 311-305=616
11 Ferrum 312-307=619
12 Roanoke 308-312=620
13 Hampden-Sydney B 321-300=621
14 Randolph-Macon 317-308=625
15 Apprentice 328-316=644
16 Virginia Wesleyan 334-322=656
17 Marymount 351-342=693