Oklahoma City, Okla. (Sept. 19, 2017) – Carrying a one-shot lead into the final round of the National Christian College Athletic Association Central Regional tournament, Colton Ryan (FR/Benton, La.) closed out the competition in dominating fashion. Ryan was the only golfer to shoot under par in the final round, posting a one-under 71 to finish the tournament with a six-under 210 to win by five shots over McMurry's Michael Hunt.
Ryan's score also helped the team finish second, with a score of 886 (+22), four shots behind McMurry. Dylan Smith (FR/Melbourne, Ark.) also finished in the top-10, tying for eighth with a score of 224 (+8). Leyton Clark (SO/Armorel, Ark.) placed 14th with a score of 226 (+10), Edward Millian posted a score of 229 (+13) to finish tied for 18th and Taylor Morton (SO/Lafayette, La.) finish with a score of 234 (+18) to place 26th overall.
The Mustang golf team returns to the course next Monday for the Freed-Hardeman Fall Invitational at the Covington Country Club in Covington, Tenn.