EL MACERO, Calif. — The Oregon State men’s golf team finished in a tie for second place at the El Macero Classic on Friday.
The Beavers concluded the two-day, 54-hole tournament with a 31-over 301-298-296—895 at the par-72, 6,966-yard El Macero Country Club.
Seattle topped the 14-team field by a stoke with a 30-over 894 while Fresno State tied OSU for second with a 31-over 895.
OSU senior Kevin Murphy finished in fourth place with a 3-over 77-73-69—219 for his eighth career top-10 finish. He finished a career-best second at the El Macero Classic last year.
Freshman Shawn Lu recorded a top-10 finish for the first time in his career after carding an 8-over 78-75-71—224 for a tie for 10th place.
Junior Jonas Liebich finished in a tie for 15th place with a 9-over 77-71-77—225, sophomore Trevor Yu shot an 18-over 70-81-83—234 for a tie for 47th and freshman Kyosuke Hara was a stroke back with a 19-over 77-79-79—235 to finish in a tie for 50th.
Ben Corfee of UC Davis was the lone golfer in the field to finish in red figures, which earned him medalist honors with a 1-under 71-74-70—215.
The Beavers will next compete at the Pac-12 Championship, which will be held Friday, April. 28 to Sunday, April 30 in Boulder, Colorado.