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Virginia Men’s Golf | Strong Finish Leads to Fourth-Place Showing at Texas Valero Collegiate

Virginia Men's Golf | Strong Finish Leads to Fourth-Place Showing at Texas Valero Collegiate

SAN ANTONIO, Texas – The No. 16 Virginia men’s golf team posted its best single18-hole score of the tournament – during the Monday’s final round of play – to place fourth at the Texas Valero Collegiate. UVA finished at 1-under 863 in its first event of the fall. Vanderbilt won the tournament at 13-under 851. The competition was held at TPC San Antonio Oaks in San Antonio, Texas.

The Cavaliers were led by sophomore Bryan Lee who finished eighth at 3-under 213. He posted three consecutive rounds of 1-under 71. It was the second top-10 finish of his career.

Paul Chang, who joined the Cavalier program this fall after competing for the University’s club team the past two years, was 10th at 2-under 214. Chang, a junior, led UVA during the final round by shooting 3-under 69.

Junior Deven Patel was 16th at even par 216 after closing with a round of 2-under 70. Senior Grayson Wotnosky was 38th at 6-over 222 and first-year Josh Duangmanee placed 46th in his collegiate debut. Wotnosky shot 75 on the final day while Duangmanee had a sore of 74.

Rice transfer Henry Daly, competing as an individual, was 68th at 236.

UVA returns to action Sept. 18 and 19 at the Chicago Highlands Invitational.

Virginia played without Ben James during the event. James competed in the Walker Cup in early September, helping Team USA to victory.

Valero Texas Collegiate
TPC San Antonio Oaks
San Antonio, Texas
Par 72, 7,034 yards
Final Round Results

Team Results
 1. Vanderbilt          283-292-276-851
 2. TCU                 287-285-284-856
 3. Baylor              289-284-287-860
 4. Virginia            288-291-284-863
 5. Oklahoma            285-294-285-864
 6. LSU                 301-280-285-866
 7. Florida Gulf Coast  285-295-288-868
 8. Georgia             298-287-290-875
 9. Liberty             293-287-300-880
10. UTSA                290-296-296-882
11. Louisville          295-297-298-889
12. Georgia Southern    299-302-293-894 

Individual Leaders
1. Joe Sullivan, FGCU          69-71-70-210
1. Gustav Frimodt, TCU         70-68-72-201
1. Johnny Keefer, Baylor       69-69-72-210

Virginia Results
 8. Bryan Lee        71-71-71-213
10. Paul Chang       73-72-69-214
16. Deven Patel      72-74-70-216
38. Grayson Wotnoksy 72-75-75-222
46. Josh Duangmanee  75-74-74-223
68. Henry Daly*      79-79-78-236
* Competing as…


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