Sept. 11, 2001

NKU FINISHES FOURTH AT USI

Parsons posts second-place finish for NKU

EVANSVILLE, Ind. - The Northern Kentucky University men’s golf team posted a fourth-place finish at the University of Southern Indiana Invitational on Tuesday with a final score of 288.

The Norse finished seven strokes behind Bellarmine University, which captured the team title with a total of 281. The University of Indianapolis captured second place with a 287, and the University of Missouri-St. Louis finished with a total of 288 and won the third-place tiebreaker (fifth player’s score) with NKU.

NKU sophomore Brandon Parsons tied for second place by shooting a 67 at the par-71 Helfrich Golf Course. Norse sophomore Brandon Brown shot an even-par 71 and finished in a tie for seventh place. Glenn Davidson shot a 73 for the Norse, Curtis Phelps totaled a 77 and Steve Landrum finished with a 78.

SOUTHERN INDIANA INVITATIONAL (par 71)

Final Team Standings

1. Bellarmine-281

2. Indianapolis-287

3. Missouri-St. Louis-288

4. NKU-288

5. Brescia-297

6. Southern Indiana-299

7. Georgetown (Ky.)-300

8. Kentucky Wesleyan-309

9. Kentucky State-312

10. Vincennes-318

11. Oakland City-332