May 13, 2001

ARDMORE, Okla. - The 16th-ranked University of Oklahoma men-s golf team shot a final-round of 288 to tie for fourth place at The Maxwell in Ardmore, Okla. at Dornick Hills Country Club. The Sooners finished with an overall score of 854 (+14) for the tournament and six strokes behind tournament champion Tulsa. The Golden Hurricane shot a final round 279 to finish with a total of 848 (+8).

Kelsey Cline led Oklahoma for the third-straight tournament, tying for fourth overall with a final score of 210 (E). The senior from Yukon shot a final-round 71 to place in the top-five for the second-straight tournament. Cline finished six shots behind Oklahoma State-s Anders Hultman, who fired a third-round 67 to finish with a final score of 204 (-6) and win the individual title.

OU junior Cody Freeman tied for ninth after posting a final-round 72 to finish with an overall score of 212 (+2). It was Freeman-s fifth top-10 finish of the season.

Sophomore John Kidwell shot a third-round 71 to tie for 24th while freshman Martin Flores and sophomore Matt Cohn both tied for 58th (222, +12).

Playing as an individual in his first tournament of the season, OU senior Rodrigo Breton shot rounds of 72, 71 and 69 to tie for ninth place with a final score of 212 (+2). It was the best finish of his career as a Sooner and his final-round of 69 also tied a personal best.

The Sooners travel to Stillwater, Okla. this week to compete in the NCAA Central Regional at Karsten Creek Golf Course on May 17-19.

Team Standings
1. Tulsa 285-284-279=848 (+8)
2. Oklahoma State 279-285-286=850
3. Texas 283-287-283=853
4. Auburn 283-291-280=854
Oklahoma 278-288-288=854
6. Southern California 285-290-283=858
7. Colorado 283-294-285=862
8. Houston 287-278-298=863
9. Pepperdine 295-275-296=866
Texas A&M 287-299-280=866
11. Toledo 293-286-288=867
12. Arkansas 287-289-294=870
13. Louisiana-Lafayette 293-289-290=872
14. OU Crimson 295-294-284=873
15. SMU 294-293-297=884
16. North Texas 298-304-289=891

Top Five Individuals
1.Anders Hultman, Okla. State 70-67-67=204 (-6)
2.Richard Ainley, ULL 69-68-69=206 (-4)
3.Kevin Haefner, Auburn 68-72-69=209 (-1)
T4.Kelsey Cline, Oklahoma 67-72-71=210 (E)
David Inglis, Tulsa 71-68-71=210 (E)
Matt Brost, Texas 68-70-72=210 (E)

Oklahoma Individual Scores
T4. Kelsey Cline67-72-71=210 (E)
T9. Cody Freeman67-73-72=212 (+2)
T24. John Kidwell72-73-71=216 (+6)
T58. Matt Cohn72-73-77=222 (+12)
T58. Martin Flores78-70-74=222 (+12)

Oklahoma Crimson Scores
T38. Parker Foster72-76-70=218 (+8)
T38. J.D. Robertson75-70-73=218 (+8)
T46. Blake Martin75-72-72=219 (+9)
T53. Doug Manor73-76-71=220 (+10)
T74. Chris Cureton76-77-71=224 (+14)

OU Individuals
T9. Rodrigo Breton72-71-69=212 (+2)
T76. Bridger Cox77-73-75=225 (+15)
88. Chad Homsey75-82-80=237 (+27)