Men's Golf Slips to 10th After Day Three of Nationals

(OLATHE,KS)---The Crimson Storm men's golf team fell to 10th place at the NAIA National Tournament in Olathe, Kansas on Thursday after the third round of play. SNU shot a team score of 307 on Thursday.

The Crimson Storm were 4th on Tuesday after shooting a 296, 5th on Wednesday after shooting a 303 and slipped to 10th yesterday with a 307. SNU's total team score after three rounds of play is 906. The Crimson Storm are currently tied with Victoria-British Columbia for 10th.

SNU's Gerod Black continues to lead the way for the Crimson Storm individually. Black shot a 75 on Thursday for three day total of 220. Black is currently 10th overall.

Jody Taylor continued to climb in the standings on Thursday after shooting a 73. Taylor is currently 34th overall with a three day score of 226.

Below is the current team standings and SNU Individual scores from the tournament thus far. To follow the tournament live, log on to www.kansascitygolfer.org/NAIA/scoring.htm.

SNU Individuals
10.) Gerod Black - 71, 74, 75 - 220
34.) Jody Taylor - 75, 78, 73 - 226
60.) Blake Trimble - 78, 74, 78 - 230
61.) Jonathan Williams - 73, 77, 81 - 231
114.) Brent LaVigne - 77, 81, 82 - 240

NAIA Men's Golf Championships
Prairie Highlands GC Olathe, KS
Dates: 05/18 - 05/21 (Today:05-20-2004)
Par: 72
Yardage: 7066

Fin. School Scores

1 Oklahoma City U. 292 292 288 872 +8
2 Johnson & Wales U-FL 293 290 292 875 +11
3 St. Ambrose U. 299 302 287 888 +24
4 Oklahoma Christian U 298 296 295 889 +25
5 Master's College 300 303 289 892 +28
6 Point Loma Nazarene 298 301 294 893 +29
7 Texas Wesleyan U. 294 308 296 898 +34
Berry College 298 303 297 898 +34
9 CSU-San Marcos 301 299 299 899 +35
10 Southern Nazarene U. 296 303 307 906 +42
Victoria - BC 300 298 308 906 +42
12 Malone College 300 311 298 909 +45
13 CSU-Monterey Bay 311 305 294 910 +46
14 Marian College IN 301 303 308 912 +48
15 Webber International 300 313 301 914 +50
16 Southern Wesleyan U. 302 312 302 916 +52
17 Huntingdon College 296 321 301 918 +54
18 Missouri Baptist U. 302 314 304 920 +56
19 Lindsey Wilson Coll. 302 317 304 923 +59
20 Mobile, U. of 315 309 301 925 +61
Lindenwood Univ. 312 302 311 925 +61
22 Flagler College 311 310 309 930 +66
23 Lee University 306 317 310 933 +69
24 Spring Hill College 319 312 313 944 +80
25 Newman University 320 312 314 946 +82
26 Brescia University 313 313 324 950 +86
27 Minot State U. 310 331 311 952 +88
DNF Wayland Baptist U. 316 DNF WD