TCU Records Top-Five Showing in South Carolina

April 15, 2014

Final Results

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - Julien Brun and Giulio Castagnara both registered top-10 individual finishes to help lead the TCU men's golf team to a fifth-place showing at the Coca-Cola Wofford Invitational on Tuesday at The Country Club of Spartanburg in the final tournament of the regular season.

The Horned Frogs posted an even-par 288 in Tuesday's final round for the third-lowest 54-hole total (853) of the season. TCU's fifth-place showing marked its sixth top-10 finish and fourth top-five performance of the season.

Julien Brun just missed his eighth-career tournament title, firing a 1-under 71 to finish in a tie for second spot with an 8-under 208. The Antibes, France, native birdied the par-4 18th to enter into a five-way tie for the lead before rain delayed action for nearly an hour. Brun reached par on the remaining three holes to lock in his sixth top-10 showing of the season.

Freshman Giulio Castagnara closed out the best showing of his career with a 1-under 71 to finish in a tie for eighth, marking his first-career top-10 finish. The Pordenone, Italy, product tallied a 54-hole total of 210, besting his previous career mark by nine strokes.

Fellow freshman Chelso Barrett also rounded out a strong tournament showing with a 1-under 71 to place in a tie for 24th overall with a 2-under 214. The Keene, N.H., native registered his third-lowest 54-hole total of the season and the lowest since late February.

Junior Sarosh Adi and sophomore Paul Barjon both posted final rounds of 3-over 75 to close the scoring for the Frogs.

TCU returns to action for the Big 12 Championship held on April 25-27 at Whispering Pines Golf Course in Trinity, Texas.

Coca-Cola Wofford Invitational
Country Club of Spartanburg (Spartanburg, S.C.)
April 14 & 15, 2014
Final Results

TEAM STANDINGS (15 teams)
1. Lamar - (-31; 273-284-276=833)
2. Elon - (-27; 274-272-291=837)
3. Wofford - (-24; 277-281-282=840)
4. Radford - (-15; 280-288-281=849)
T5. #50 TCU - (-11; 278-287-288=853)
T5. Appalachian State - (-11; 287-283-283=853)

INDIVIDUAL STANDINGS (83 competitors)
1. John Somers, Elon - (-10; 65-68-73=206)
T2. #21 Julien Brun, TCU - (-8; 68-69-71=208)
T2. Gustav Burenstam, Lamar - (-8; 69-71-68=208)
T2. Stephane Dubois, Lamar - (-8; 68-73-67=208)
T2. Andrew Novak, Wofford - (-8; 71-66-71=208)
T2. #15 J.T. Poston, Western Carolina - (-8; 70-68-70=208)

T8. Giulio Castagnara, TCU - (-6; 68-71-71=210)
T24. Chelso Barrett, TCU - (-2; 69-74-71=214)
T53. Sarosh Adi, TCU - (+7; 75-73-75=223)
T66. Paul Barjon, TCU - (+10; 73-78-75=226)

 

 


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