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FAMRINGDALE, N.Y. (Sept. 16, 2019) – The Johnson & Wales (Fla.) men's golf team (+22) placed seventh at The Doc Glimmer hosted by St. John's University on Sunday.
The two-day tournament, played at Bethpage State Park's Red Course (par 70, 7092 yards) featured 12 NCAA Division I schools and one NCAA DII program along with the Wildcats.
JWU (290-284-288, 862) was led by junior Jens Bendiksen (75-65-69, 209) who shot 1-under to place ninth on the individual leaderboard. It was the first Top-10 finish for the native of Stavanger, Norway, this season. Following Bendiksen was senior Gustav Tegel, who shot a five-over (215) to finished tied for 21st. Senior Matt Maloney (+6) placed tied for 24th while senior Jared Silva shot a 13-over (223) to finish tied for 55th. Rounding out the team scoring for JWU was freshman Julius Boros who was +23 for a 73rd-place finish. Freshman George Berglund played as an individual as posted a 10-over (220), finishing tihed for 37th.
The Wildcats will head to Newton, Kansas, to take part in the Mid-South Classic beginning Monday, September 23.
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About JWU Athletics: JWU Athletics is home to more than 150 student-athletes in 11 different sports. Established in 1998, JWU Athletics is a member of the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and the Sun Conference. Athletic events are held the Wildcat Center and the Miami Shores Recreation Complex (9825 NE 7th Ave., Miami Shores, FL 33138)
About JWU: Founded in 1914, Johnson & Wales University is a private, nonprofit, accredited institution with approximately 13,000 graduate, undergraduate and online students at its four campuses in Providence, Rhode Island; North Miami, Florida; Denver, Colorado; and Charlotte, North Carolina. An innovative educational leader, the university offers degree programs in arts and sciences, business, culinary arts, design and engineering, education, health and wellness, hospitality, nutrition and physician assistant studies. Its unique model integrates arts and sciences and industry-focused education with work experience and leadership opportunities, inspiring students to achieve professional success and lifelong personal and intellectual growth. The university's impact is global, with alumni from 125 countries pursuing careers worldwide. For more information, visit jwu.edu.
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