The East Central University men’s golf team finished tied for sixth, out of 11 teams, at the 2014 Lion’s Classic hosted by Arkansas-Fort Smith at Hardscrabble Country Club.
The Tigers were led by sophomore Jordan Bates, who finished 13th overall with a 151 (74-77). Junior Mickane Replogle was tied for 18th, with a 154 (72-82), just three shots behind.
Sophomore Jason Goben was tied for 31st, with a 157 (81-76) and freshman Justin Largent was two strokes behind with a 159 (80-79) and tied for 38th. Sophomore Blade Knox rounded out the field tied for 41st, with a 160 (78-82).
The Tigers will continue its 2014 season at the Natural State Spring Classic hosted by Harding at Red Apple Country Club in Heber Springs, Ark., March 30-April 1.