UNLV’S HALL FINISHES TIED FOR NINTH AT ALL-AMERICA EVENT

Rebel senior shot a final-round even-par 71 on Tuesday

EL PASO, Texas (UNLVRebels.com) – UNLV men’s golf senior Harry Hall shot a final-round even-par 71 on Tuesday and finished in a tie for ninth place at the 2018 Sun Bowl Marathon All-America Golf Classic.

Hall, from Hayle, England, finished the 54-hole event at 6-under 207, seven shots back of the medalist. Hall’s round Tuesday consisted of two birdies and two bogeys.

Quade Cummins from Weatherford, Oklahoma, won in a playoff with a birdie on the first hole over Spencer Ralston, who is from Gainseville, Georgia. Cummins came back from ninth place on the final day with a bogey-free round of 9-under 62 and finished the event at 13-under 200.

 

The tournament, hosted by the Sun Bowl Association, included 29 individuals who have achieved All-America status or have a high amateur ranking. It was played at the par-71, 6,889-yard El Paso Country Club.

The event is one of the premier amateur golf tournaments in the country. Some of golf’s brightest stars have traveled to El Paso to compete in the tournament since its inaugural year in 1974. College All-America Golf Classic Alumni have combined to win 52 major championships and have earned over $2 billion in career earnings.

UNLV’s spring season will begin on Feb. 4 at the Sea Best Intercollegiate in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.

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