Baranco Finishes Tied For Second At Wolf Pack Classic

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RENO, Nev. Boise State University golfer John Baranco recorded a 3-under 69 in the final round of the Wolf Pack Classic, Tuesday, to move from 10th place into a tie for second.

 

This was the best career finish for Baranco who recorded a 68 (-4) in the second round to match his career low. His previous career best finish came at the Western Athletic Conference Championships when he finished seventh with a 215 (-1). Baranco is now averaging 72.1 strokes per round in four fall tournaments. This was the third top 25 finish of the season for Baranco and the second top 10 career.

 

The Bronco finished tied for 11th place with a 22-over 886. Boise State continued to lower its score each round as it posted a 291 (+3) in the final round to move into the tie.

 

Other Bronco golfers recording scores included Chase Cochran who tied for 48th with a 224 (+8), Troy Merritt who tied for 55th with a 226 (+10), Matt Hastings who tied for 74th with a 231 (+15), and Robbie Richards with a 234 (+18).

 

The Boise State men’s golf team next tournament with be the Santa Clara Invitational Oct. 22-23.

 

Results

Wolf Pack Classic

Oct. 8-9

Reno, Nev.

 

Boise State Individuals: T2. John Baranco (74-68-69-211, -5), T48. Chase Cochran (76-75-73-244, +8), T55. Troy Merritt (79-74-73-226, +10), T74. Matt Hastings (72-79-80-231, +15), T82. Robbie Richards (77-81-76-234, +18).

 

Top Teams: 1. Arizona (281-284-285-850, -14), 2. Iowa State (282-287-297-866, +2), 3. San Diego (284-297-289-870, +6), 4. New Mexico State (287-293-292-872, +8), 5. Utah (288-290-296-874, +10), T6. Colorado State (289-296-292-877, +13), Long Beach State (287-294-296-877, +13), T6. UALR (287-296-294-877, +11), 9. Kansas State (293-285-303-881, +17), 10. Nevada (289-296-291-886, +19), T11. Boise State (299-296-291-886, +22), T11. Denver (297-284-305-886, +22), 13. UTEP (304-291-294-889, +25), 14. Hawaii (309-289-295-893, +29), 15. Air Force (308-288-307-903, +39), 16. Northern Colorado (310-297-303-910, +46), 17. Wyoming (306-303-306-915, +51), 18. Weber State (312-299-306-917, +53), 19. Louisiana-Monroe (298-307-314-919, +55).

 

Top Individuals: 1. Tyler Neal, Arizona, (69-71-70-210, -6), T2. John Baranco, Boise State (74-68-69-211, -5), T2. Tom Whitney, Air Force, (73-67-71-211, -5), T4. Chris Baker, Iowa State (70-71-71-212, -4), T4. Dustin Pimm, Utah, (69-72-71-212, -4).

 

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