Men's Golf Update: Cameron Sisk Opens 2021-22 With Solid Round in Texas
The Sun Devil men's golf team opened its 2021-22 season at a tough course and held its own behind the steady play of the experienced duo Mason Andersen and Cameron Sisk on Monday at the Maridoe Collegiate Invitational.
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Sisk, a two-time All-American, is at 2-under 70 on the 7,351-yard Maridoe Golf Club after firing a tournament-best seven birdies and is tied for second. He is two shots back of Liberty's Connor Polender, who leads the field at 4-under 68. ASU is tied for third at 6-over 294 while Oklahoma leads the field at 2-over 290.
ASU posted 19 birdies, three better than second-best TCU, and Sisk was 3-under on the par-3 holes, the best mark in the tournament (2.25 average).
Andersen, who is taking advantage of the NCAA COVID waiver and competing in his fifth year, is tied for 13th at 1-over 73. He got off to a great start and was 2-under through nine. Junior Ryggs Johnston is tied for 20th at 2-over 74.
That's how you save par! ???? @sundevilmgolf x #NCAAGolf // @MaridoeGolfClub pic.twitter.com/btzDDvWkT8
— Golf Channel (@GolfChannel) September 13, 2021
WHERE IS PUIG?
Sun Devil 2021 All-American David Puig competed at the Maui Jim Classic over the weekend (Sept. 10-12) at Mirabel Golf Club in Scottsdale. He tied for third with a 15-under 195 (63-66-66).
MARIDOE COLLEGIATE INVITATIONAL
MARIDOE GOLF CLUB
SEPT. 13-15, 2021
PAR-72/7,351 YARDS (ROUND 1)
PAR-72/7,250 YARDS (ROUND 2)
Arizona State 294/+6
Florida Gulf Coast 297/+9
Texas A&M 298/+10
Ohio State 298/+10
Texas Tech 299/+11
North Texas 303/+15
Wake Forest 305/+17
LEADER AND SUN DEVIL SCORES
1.Connor Polender, Liberty 68/-4
T2. Cameron Sisk, ASU 70/-2
T13. Mason Andersen, ASU 73/+1
T20. Ryggs Johnston, ASU 74/+2
T47. Jose Ballester, ASU 77/+5
T62. Preston Summerhays, ASU 79/+7
Preston Summerhayes first tee shot as a @sundevilmgolf ?? pic.twitter.com/LDrJmMhyTj
— College Golf Showcase (@CGolfShowcase) September 13, 2021