Redlands Men's Golf Takes Fourth At ERAU Invitational to Close Out Fall Season

Cameron Cooper teeing off.

The University of Redlands men's golf team traveled to Prescott, AZ for the Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Invitational on October 7 and 8 to close out the fall season. Led by senior Cameron Cooper (Seattle, WA), the Bulldogs finished with a three-round total of 881 and fourth place out of nine teams.

Cooper completed the 54 holes shooting a 216 (74-73-69). Despite tying-for-10th over the first two rounds, Cooper regrouped to come out stronger with a low score of 69 to finish in tied-for-fifth place. He also led the field on par fives shooting seven-under for a 4.22 average and recorded an awesome 11 birdies.

First-year Joshua Fambro (Taos, NM) followed in tied-for-14th place. He totaled 225 (72-80-73) over the three rounds. Fambro also impressed amongst the competition, shooting one-under on par three holes for a 2.92 average.

Just one stroke behind, senior Dylan Merchant (Ellsworth, WI) finished tied-for-17th. He remained consistent over the three rounds with scores of 73, 77, and 76 for a 226 total. Merchant tallied nine birdies at the tournament.

Sophomore Kyle Sharp (Austin, TX) rounded out the Maroon and Gray golfers, improving each day with a total score of 227 (79-77-71). He registered eight birdies.

Redlands jumps back into action on February 3 and 4 at the California State University-San Marcos Fujikura Invitational. The tournament will take place at Shadowridge Golf Course in Vista, CA.