USF Intercollegiate: Riley Lewis sprints away from the field to win by eight shots
Riley Lewis celebrates his win with his teammates (LMU Athletics Photo)
Have a tournament, Riley Lewis
The Loyola Marymount Junior won the 2023 USF-Howard Intercollegiate at TPC Harding Park Golf Course in San Francisco, Calif., by eight shots, shooting an amazing 19-under after a blistering 10-under 62 in the final round.
Lewis entered the final round tied with JP Odland
of Santa Clara at 9-under and made sure to keep the dramatics away, birding four of his first five holes and shooting a 30 on the front nine.
He recorded eight birdies and an eagle during his bogey-free final round.
Odland finished T7 after a two-over 74 in the final round.
The 62 from Lewis was the lowest round of the tournament by five shots.
of San Francisco finished in solo second place at 11-under. Melin shot rounds of 69-67-69 to shoot 11-under.
Jet Hernandez of the University of Denver and Benjamin Partridge of San Francisco finished T3 at 9-under.
Loyola Marymount won the team competition by a large margin, shooting 38-under and defeating the second-place finisher San Francisco by 14 shots. San Francisco shot 24-under.
UC Davis finished in third place at 17-under.
Loyola Marymount also won the Golfweek Fall Challenge to start the season by shooting 47-under to defeat Washington State by one shot.
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Riley Lewis also led Loyola Marymount in this one, finishing T3.
ABOUT THE USF Intercollegiate
54-hole men's college event hosted by University of
San Francisco. Team (best four scores out of five
players each round) and individual competitions.
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