Men’s Golf: Matadors struggle in Somis Tournament


Steven Espinoza

After average performances in their last two tournaments, the Matadors came out flat in Somis on Monday, falling to 11th place. Photo Courtesy of Go Matadors

CSUN finished Monday tied for 11th place in the Jones Invitational at the Saticoy Country Club in Somis.

CSUN was 55 over par in the first round for a total score of 321. They finished the match at 22 over par for a second round score of 310, combining for a total score of 631. Ryan Green finished the match at tied for 16th place. The senior started the match tied for 22nd place in the first round. He scored 76 in the first round and 74 in the second round for a total of 150.

Two Matadors had a tough time at Saticoy Country Club, finishing at the bottom of the individual standings.

Junior Aden Louez finished the game at 62nd place and 10 over par. He went into the match starting at 57th place with 20 over par in the first round . He shot 82 in the first round and shot 82 in the second round for a total of 164.

Steven Molumby finished in 65th place, finishing 8 over par. The junior started the match in 66th place starting at 24 over par. He stroke 88 in the first round and 80 in the second round for a total of 168.

San Diego State’s Ricardo Michelini and Southern California’s Anthony Paolucci are tied for first place. They finished the match with identical rounds totaling up to 143. CSUN will tee-off in their third and final round tomorrow when Steven Molumby takes the green at 8:30 a.m..

The Matadors will look to rebound from tough a season and finish strong, looking to have their best finish since finishing 4th at the Anteater Invitational.