UTEP Men's golf finishes seventh at C-USA Championship
The UTEP men's golf team picked up a seventh place showing at the Conference USA Championship on Tuesday in Texarkana, Ark.
The Miners posted rounds of 289, 298 and 296 for a three-day total of 883. Houston was champion of the 12-team event, carding 857.
UTEP's top finisher was Jere Pelletier, who fired a three-over-par 219 (73-72-74) and tied for 14th place. The Miners' Roberto Ruiz (74-75-71-220) and Martin Simonsen (68-76-76-220) also placed in the top-20, tying for 18th place, while Devin Miertschin tied for 46th place (77-77-75-229) and Jerry Castellon tied for 48th place (74-75-81-230).