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    'Jacks Finish Fourth at SLC Championships
    Blake Pugh
    Blake Pugh

    April 25, 2012

    McKINNEY, Texas - Junior Mitchell McLeroy paced the Stephen F. Austin men's golf team, recording the team's only top-ten finish, in the 49th annual Southland Conference Golf Championships at the Stonebridge Ranch Country Club. The Lumberjacks carded a 298-303-313 - 914 to take fourth overall in the final day of competition Wednesday in McKinney, Texas.

    McLeroy struggled in the closing round recording a seven-over 79, his worst round over the three-day tournament, as he finished in a four-way tie for seventh overall. Senior Stetson McMillan mirrored McLeroy, with a 79. The Hideaway native finished in a three-way tie for 25th overall carding a 17-over par 233.

    Senior Michael Smith overcame a tough final round to post the team's second-lowest round. Smith finished his career with a 229 to finished tied for 16th overall.

    Freshman Blake Pugh bounced back from a tough second round to lead the `Jacks in the final round recording a three-over 75. The Southlake native improved eight strokes from his second round on Tuesday to finish in a two-way tie for 20th overall.

    Cody Wing rounded out the field for SFA, carding a 80-81-89 - 250 to finished in a two-way tied for 46th.

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    2012 SLC Championships
    Stonebridge Ranch Country Club - McKinney, Texas
    Par 72 -- 7,346 yards
    April 23 - 25, 2012
    

    Teams Scores 1. Lamar 288-310-292 - 890 Central Arkansas 291-300-299 - 890 3. Texas-Arlington 299-301-303 - 903 4. Stephen F. Austin 298-303-313 - 914 5. Texas State 296-312-309 - 917 6. Southeastern Louisiana 299-315-304 - 918 7. Sam Houston State 305-310-308 - 923 8. UTSA 307-315-310 - 932 9. Nicholls State 311-318-311 - 940 10. McNeese State 317-313-335 - 965

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