KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The UMKC men’s golf team continues its 2018 spring season when it heads to Phoenix, Ariz., for the Grand Canyon University Invitational at the Grand Canyon University Golf Course (par-71; 7,239-yard) on Mar. 16-17.
UMKC Kangaroos at GCU Invitational
Date: Friday, March 16 – Saturday, March 17
Field (15 teams): Columbia, CSUN, Drake, Grand Canyon, Hawaii, Long Beach State, Missouri, North Dakota State, Northern Illinois, Omaha, Pacific, UC Riverside, UMKC, Western Carolina and Wichita State, as well as individuals from Colorado State.
Course: GCU Golf Course (Par – 71; 7,239 yards)
Location: Phoenix, Ariz.
Schedule: Friday – Round 1 & 2/Saturday – Round 3
Live Scoring: Golfstat
Course Website: Grand Canyon University Golf Course
Last Time Out:
The UMKC men’s golf team opened up its 2018 spring season with a 14th place finish in the Louisiana Classics at the Oakbourne Country Club in Lafayette, La. Francois Lagraulet led the way for the Roos, finishing in a tie for 34th at +2, 218 (71-72-75). The Frenchman opened the event with a first round 71 that featured a bogey-free, three-birdie back nine, while he added two more birdies on the front nine. In round two, he followed with a 72 that included a run of five straight birdies from Nos. 3-7, while in round three he posted a 75 that featured two birdies, including his third straight on the par-5 7th.
Roos at GCU Invitational
Year Team Individual
2017 T9th Lagraulet – t30th
Up Next: The Blue & Gold will head to Columbia, Mo., for the Tiger Invitational on Apr. 9-10 at The Club at Old Hawthorne.
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