Acevedo top finisher for Swede golfers

By Steve Sell
September 10, 2014

PUEBLO, Colo. – Bethany College’s golf team started Tuesday’s final round of the 15-team Samuel Proal Insurance Wolf Pack Invitational in seventh place and that’s where it wound up finishing.

Wayland Baptist pulled away on Tuesday and finished with a two-day team total of 846. Victoria was the next-closest team, shooting an 865. Bethany finished with a 902.

Jose Acevedo was the top Bethany finisher by taking 15th with rounds of 69-72-76 for a 217. All-American Ben Johnson a stroke back after rounds of 77-71-70-218.

Other Swedes were Scott Farrall (73-78-76-227), Josef Loughlin (75-77-78-230), Matt O’Neill (87-77-79-243) and Lewis Blair (81-83-82-246).

The Swedes will be in action on Sept. 22 when they play at the Oklahoma Baptist Tournament in Shawnee, Okla.