Atkinson Leads NT to Third Place at SMU Tourney

McKINNEY (10/16/03) -- Senior Zach Atkinson fired a one-under 215 to lead the North Texas men's golf team to a third place finish at the SMU Stonebridge Invitational at Stonebridge Country Club. Atkinson shot a final round 71 that placed him in a tied for fifth place overall.

Thomas Kulcak had a top 20 finish as he tied for 15th place with a three-round score of five-over par 221. Brad Gibson and Weston Binghman tied for with a three-round score of 225 while Reid McPherson shot a three-round total of 229.

As a team North Texas finished only three shots behind tournament champion Notre Dame with a three round score of 885. The Mean Green are back in action on November 5-7 at the Del Walker Invitational in Long Beach, Calif. in the final tournament of the fall season.



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