The Utah Valley University men's golf team shot an even-par 288 on Tuesday at the Makai Golf Club to finish 16th in the 19-team field at the Warrior Princeville Makai Invitational with a three-day score of 22-over-par 886 (303-295-288).
The Wolverines shot the fifth-best team score of the day on Tuesday (288), finishing in 16th place ahead of tournament host Hawaii, Idaho and UC Irvine. Mississippi won the tournament with a three-round score of 33-under-par 831 (277-276-278).
Blair Bursey led the Wolverines with a three-round score of 2-under-par 214 (66-76-72) to finish in a tie for 16th. Bursey wrapped up the tournament on Tuesday with a final round even-par 72.
JT Timmons shot an impressive 2-under-par 70 on Tuesday to move up 25 spots on the leaderboard. The senior finished in a tie for 28th with a three-round score of 2-over-par 218 (75-73-70).
Ariel Elftman-Hanson also went under par in the final round, carding a 1-under-par 70 to move up 16 spots on the leaderboard. The sophomore tied for 52nd with a three-round 6-over-par 222 (79-72-71).
Cedric Laverdure played the tournament as an individual, finishing in a tie for 75th with a three-round score of 13-over-par 229 (79-73-77). Laverdure carded a final round 5-over-par 77 on Tuesday.
The tournament wraps up UVU's fall slate. The Wolverines open the spring schedule at the SUU Pat Hicks Invitational, Feb. 13-14, at Sunbrook Golf Club in St. George.
Jason Erickson works in the communications office at the Utah Valley University athletic department. For more information on Wolverine athletics, visit WolverineGreen.com.