Utah State's Reed Platke Finishes Tied For 15th at Boise State Hosted Dash Thomas Memorial
Sept. 25, 2012
Reed Platke maintained his position from the first day of competition, finishing tied for 15th-place with a 1-over 214 at the Boise State hosted Dash Thomas Memorial held here Monday and Tuesday at the The Club at SpurWing.
Utah State ended the tournament tied for seventh-place in the 13-team field with a 19-over 871 (297-284-290). Washington State won the tournament with a 9-under 843 (286-275-282) and Utah Valley's Mason Casper took medalist honors with a 7-under 206 (66-69-71).
Platke, a freshman from Whitefish, Mont., began the tournament with a 3-over 74 and then carded a season-best 2-under 69 during his second 18 holes Monday before finishing with an even-par 71 Tuesday.Freshman Seokwon Jeon (Salt Lake City, Utah) tied for 43rd with a 9-over 222 (78-67-77), including a 67 during his second round which is the lowest round by an Aggie golfer this year. Senior Kris Sayer (Idaho Falls, Idaho) also tied for 43rd with a 9-over 22 (78-73-71), as did fellow senior Brendan Dennis (Roosevelt, Utah) who had rounds of 75, 75 and 72.
Junior Tanner Higham (Shelley, Idaho) was USU's fifth competitior and finished tied for 52nd with a 12-over 225 (70-79-76). Utah State will be back in action at the UMKC Invitational in Overland Park, Kan., on Oct. 15-16.
UTAH STATE INDIVIDUAL RESULTS