Oct. 14, 2003
TUSCOLO, IL - The Loyola men's golf shot a three-round total of 971 and placed 17th overall at the Ironhorse Intercollegiate in Tuscoloa, Ill. on Tuesday afternoon. Senior Jeff O'Brien led the Greyhounds with a two-day score 238 at the Ironhorse Golf Club.
Loyola opened the tournament with rounds of 310 and 318 on Monday. Junior David Atkinson shot a first-round 74, Loyola's best round of the tournament. The Greyhounds battled the weather and finished with a 343 on Tuesday. Western Illinois, which won the tournament, shot a 329 in its final round.
O'Brien registered scores of 77-78-83 while Atkinson finished with rounds of 74-85-87. Senior Scott Zielinski posted rounds of 80 on Monday and followed with an 87 on Tuesday to give him a 247 for the tournament.
The Greyhounds wrap up their fall schedule with Temple's John McDonald Invitational at the Galloway National Golf Club in Atlantic City on Monday-Tuesday, Oct. 27-28.