RAMS PLACE 10TH AT PALMETTO INVITATIONAL  

Tournament: Cleveland Golf Palmetto Invitational
Location: Aiken, S.C. (Palmetto G.C.)
Course Info: Par 70, 6,617 Yards
VCU finish: T10th
Top Ram: Kristian Tannum Donaldson (+12) T33rd

The short story: Freshman Kristian Tannum Donaldson fired a second-round 66 to fuel VCU at the Cleveland Golf Palmetto Invitational this week.

FIRST TEE

  • Tannum Donaldson opened with a 1-over 71 before uncorking a 4-under 66 during Monday's second round. Tannum Donaldson finished Monday's first two rounds in fifth place. He fired an 82 in Tuesday's final round.
  • Freshman Sachin Kumar fared best for VCU amid Tuesday's challenging conditions. He carded a 4-over 74 during Tuesday's finale. Kumar placed 52nd overall.
  • Senior Osama Khan also placed 52nd overall. He fired a second-round 70 to highlight his effort this week.
  • Senior Alister Balcombe and and Daniel Stamper placed 64th and 71st, respectively, for VCU.

INSIDE THE SCORECARD

  • Kumar posted a team-high 35 pars in 54 holes this week, while Khan carded 33.
  • Tannum Donaldson recorded eight birdies for the Rams, while Balcombe provided seven
  • Balcombe and Tannum Donaldson ranked among the leaders in Par 4 scoring. Both were 6-over for the tournament on those holes.

VCU SCORES

T10

VCU

299

278

303

880

T33

Kristian Tannum Donaldson (1)

71

66

82

219

T52

Sachin Kumar (4)

79

70

74

223

T52

Osama Khan (5)

75

70

78

223

T64

Alister Balcombe (2)

74

76

76

226

T71

Daniel Stamper (3)

81

72

75

228

NEXT UP
The Rams will return to action March 11-12 at the Cape Fear Intercollegiate at Cape Fear National.