MONTGOMERY & HUMBLE, Texas
– The University of Houston Men’s Golf program begins its spring season with several student-athletes competing as individuals at a pair of tournaments in the greater Houston area.
Sophomore Bryant Hiskey, junior Drew Murdock
, sophomore Hudson Weibel
and junior Jacob Borow
will represent Houston on the 6,945-yard, par-72 course at the Houston Classic at Golf Club of Houston.
Freshman Chi Chun Chen
, freshman Grant Doggett
and junior Laurenz Schiergen
will don the Scarlet and White for Houston on the 6,788-yard, par-71 Miller Course at the Bentwater Intercollegiate.
At both tournaments, the Cougars will play 36 holes Monday with the Final Round teeing off Tuesday morning.
Fans can follow live scoring at the Bentwater Intercollegiate by clicking here
The Cougars will compete against student-athletes from and host Sam Houston, Rice, UTSA, WKU, Southern Illinois, UT Rio Grande Valley, UT Arlington, Missouri State, Tarleton, Stephen F. Austin, Texas A&M-Commerce, Nicholls, Midland College, Baylor and TCU.
Fans can follow live scoring at the Houston Classic by clicking here
The Cougars will compete against student-athletes from Oklahoma Christian, Central Oklahoma, Harding, Arkansas-Fort Smith, Missouri-St. Louis, Midwestern State, Southern Arkansas, Mississippi College, Cameron, Henderson State, West Texas A&M, DBU and host Southern Nazarene.
ABOUT the COUGARS
Weibel leads the Cougars at the Houston Classic and stands third on the team with a 72.50 scoring average while Murdock is fourth at 72.67 and tied for 13th
at the Papago Individual Event on Sept. 18-19, 2023, during the fall season.
Schiergen competed in two tournaments during the fall while Chen and Doggett will tee off in the second events of their young collegiate careers.
For the Houston Classic, Hiskey and Weibel begin Monday’s First Round at 7:30 a.m., in the first group off No. 15 with Murdock (second group off No. 15) and Borow (second group off No. 18 following).
Fans can find complete pairings and tee times for the Bentwater Intercollegiate by clicking here
For the Bentwater Intercollegiate, Doggett will tee off No. 16 at 8 a.m., Monday, with Schiergen (first group off No. 17) and Chen (first group off No. 18) following.
Fans can find complete pairings and tee times for the Houston Classic by clicking here
Following the Houston Classic and the Bentwater Intercollegiate, the Cougars open the spring season as a team when they play host to the Border Olympics at Laredo Country Club in Laredo, Texas on Feb. 19-20.
From there, Houston will tee off at the Cabo Collegiate at Twin Dolphin Club in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, on March 3-5 before returning home to play host to the All-American Intercollegiate on March 18-19 at Golf Club of Houston in Humble, Texas.
SUPPORT HOUSTON RISE
Fans can make a direct impact on the success of Houston Men’s Golf by supporting Linking Coogs
– UH’s NIL collective, giving to Houston Rise
and by joining Project 17
, which provides financial support directly to Houston Men’s Golf for needs beyond its operating budget.
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