GREENSBORO, NC-The Hampden-Sydney golf team placed tenth in the DIII Match Play Invitational, hosted by Guilford College at the Grandover Resort. The format was a four-round head to head match play with 16 teams. The Tigers, seeded seventh went 2-2 on the weekend.
The team bounced back in the quarterfinals, defeating 15-seeded Lynchburg 4-1. In the round, Parker Smith (Warrenton, VA/Fauquier), Austin Fockler (Richmond, VA/St. Christopher's), Adam Hade (Richmond, VA/Deep Run), and Allen Smith all won.
In the ninth place match, the Tigers took a 4-0-1 loss to ninth-seeded Otterbein. Allen Smith recorded the tie.
The Tigers will return to action Monday, April 9 as they compete in the Glenn Heath Shipbulder's Memorial Tournament, at the Williamsburg Club.