(New Orleans, La.) The Loyola University New Orleans men’s golf team will head to Gulfport, Miss. on Monday, Oct. 28 for the Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College tournament. Five members of the squad will represent the Pack at the two-day event.
Traveling to the tournament will be freshmen Keith Burkard, Valentin Riebesell, Wes Gilmore, Cody Leis and Hunter Crochet. In their last round of competition at the third annual “The BUC” tournament hosted by Christian Brothers University, the men’s team placed sixth overall. Burkard took ninth place individually. He shot one over par with a 73 on day one and scored 80 to conclude tournament play.
Fifteen schools will be competing in the tournament including SSAC competitors Belhaven University, Spring Hill College and the University of Mobile.