Fresno, Calif. – Colorado State senior Nolan Martin won his
second tournament of the season, shooting a 4-under-par 68 in the
final round of the Fresno State Lexus Golf Classic at the Belmont
Country Club in Fresno, Calif.
The team finished in first place for the second time this fall
as well with a score of 831, three strokes better than second place
San Diego State.
Earlier in the season the Rams won the Ron Moore Invitational in
Colorado State finished ahead of four other Mountain West
schools including San Diego State (No. 2), Brigham Young (No. 3),
Wyoming (T-No. 10) and Utah (T-No. 14).
Senior Martin Laird tied for third place with a three-round
score of 206. Sophomore Kevin McAlpine finished in a tie for 10th
and junior John Hayes tied for 16th place with a score of 212.
Rounding out the team’s six-man roster were senior Jim Kurtenbach,
who shot 217 and tied for 33rd, and sophomore Nate Pettitt, who
finished in 9oth with a score of 233.
The Rams return to action Oct. 19-21 when they travel to San
Diego, Calif., to compete in the Barona Collegiate Cup.