Final Round At John Hayt Invitational Rained Out

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Junior Tom Brown
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Feb. 26, 2013

PONTE VERDA BEACH, Fla. - Steady rain showers canceled Tuesday's third and final round of the John Hayt Invitational at the Sawgrass Country Club.

Ole Miss was 1-under through five holes before the tournament was canceled due to unplayable conditions. The final standings were based on the first two rounds and the Rebels finished the shortened event in 14th place with a two-round total of 610. North Florida won the tournament with a final stroke total of 559.

"We had rain all night and morning," said Ole Miss head coach Ernest Ross. "The course became saturated and unplayable at about 10:30 this morning. Our guys were playing well in spite of the conditions shooting one under through five holes. We're sorry that we were not able to get to finish, but we simply had too much rain."

Sophomore Blake Morris battled back after a tough opening round to fire a 1-under 71 yesterday and finished in a tie for 43rd. Junior Tom Brown fired a 1-over par 73 yesterday after carding a 4-over 76 on Sunday and finished T39th. Sophomore Joe Lewis turned rounds of 78 and 77 to finish T67th, while freshman Connor Davis posted rounds of 79 and 78 to finish T73rd. Freshman Forrest Gamblerounded out the Ole Miss group scores of 78 and 84 to finish 84th.

Next up the Rebels travel to Statesboro, Ga., for the Schenkel Invitational beginning March 15th. Keep up with the Men's Golf team on Twitter @OleMissMGolf and Facebook at www.facebook.com/OleMissMGolf.

Ole Miss Leaderboard

T39. Tom Brown- 76-73-149

T43. Blake Morris- 79-71-150

T67. Joe Lewis- 78-77-155

T73. Connor Davis- 79-78-157

87. Forrest Gamble- 78-84-162

Team Leaderboard

1. North Florida - 276-283-559

2. Duke - 282-289-571

3. UCF - 286-299-585

T4. North Texas - 293-294-587

T4. LSU - 290-297-587

T4. Arkansas - 293-294-587

T4. Florida - 292-295-587

T8. Tulsa - 292-297-589

T9. Coastal Carolina - 291-300-591

T9. Jacksonville - 295-296-591

T11. Tennessee - 294-298-592

T11. UAB - 292-300-592

13. Mercer - 301-298-599

14. Ole Miss - 311-299-610

15. Furman - 301-312-613

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