Trinity hosted the Alamo City Classic Oct. 20-21 at the Quarry Golf Club. The men won and womenâ€™s tea, finished fifth at the event. It was the last even of the fall season for both teams.
The Trinity men finished three strokes ahead of the runner-up with a two-day total of 581, and shot a final round 292.
Concordia University finished second with an overall total of 584. Hardin-Simmons University finished third overall with a two-day total of 587. The University of Houston-Victoria came in fourth with a two-day total of 595. Texas Lutheran University placed fifth with a two-day total of 600. McMurry University and Texas Lutheran University â€œBâ€ team (617 each) tied for sixth place. George Fox University finished eighth with a two-day total of 623, and the Trinity â€œBâ€ team finished in ninth place with an overall total of 629.
Sophomore transfer Diego Trevino finished one stroke behind the first-place finisher for third place overall.
Trevino also earned Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Golfer of the week.
â€I feel like this win was essential to get the team motivated. We will come back stronger and ready to win more come spring season,â€ Trevino said.
The Tiger Womenâ€™s golf team shot a final round 321 for a fifth place finish in the tournament.
â€œThis was our first time playing at the Quarry, which is our home course, so it was a lot of fun to play at a course that we always practice at. The team has gotten a lot closer this year, so I feel like every tournament we have a blast,â€ said sophomore Hanna Niner.
The Tigersâ€™ fifth-place team finish bested Concordia University (680), the University of Texas at Brownsville (682), Trinity â€œBâ€ team (687), and Texas Lutheran University (752).
The University of Houston Victoria won the tournament with a two round total of 633.
â€œWeâ€™ve taken away a lot of positives from this semester, and we know what we need to work on during the offseason,â€ junior Brigette Lee said.
The menâ€™s team will return to action Feb. 16-17 at the Linda Lowery Invitational in Austin, Texas. The womenâ€™s team begins again on March 2-3 in Kerville, Texas in the Schreiner Spring Shootout.