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O'Connor paces Wildcats to open SCAC Preview

Thomas O'Connor
Thomas O'Connor

BLANCO, TX - The Johnson & Wales University men's golf team opened the 2020 spring season Monday with the first round of the SCAC Preview at Vaaler Creek Golf Club. 

Freshman Thomas O'Connor paced the Wildcats with a 3-over 75, placing in him a tie for 20th. Senior Alex Fernandez and sophomore Steven Gadient both shot 77 (+3), good for a tie for 31st. 

Junior Manny Garcia finished with an 86 (T54), sophomore Andrew Thimjon carded an 89 (T57) and freshman Matt Randall shot 101 (59)

The Wildcats are in ninth place as a team with a total of 315, eight shots back of a three-way tie for sixth. 

JWU Denver Results

T20 Thomas O'Connor +3 75
T31 Alex Fernandez +5 77
T31 Steven Gadient +5 77
T54 Manny Garcia +14 86
59 Matt Randall +29 101