STANFORD, Calif. (gojacks.com) — The two-time defending Summit League champion South Dakota State men's golf team played its final round of the season Wednesday, finishing 13th at the NCAA Stanford Regional.
The Jackrabbits shot a three-round 899 (301-289-309) on the par-70, 6,727-yard Stanford Golf Course. The fourth-ranked and host Cardinal tied with ninth-ranked Baylor to win the regional, firing a three-round 823.
Grant Smith shot a 71 to move up seven spots in the final round to tie for 48th. The senior shot a three-round 218 (75-72-71) with a tournament-high two eagles to go with seven birdies.
Senior Trevor Tobin finished 62nd, firing a three-round 223 (74-70-79) with 10 birdies.
Sophomore Alejandro Perazzo finished 70th (75-74-79=228), freshman Alejandro Restrepo tied for 73rd (83-73-80=236) and sophomore Jaxon Lynn was 75th (77-74-87=238).
ABOUT THE SUMMIT LEAGUE
In its fourth decade of Division I athletics, The Summit League offers 19 championship sports and has a combined enrollment of over 120,000 at nine institutions, including four located in top 60 U.S. metro populations and two land-grant universities. Member institutions include: Denver (University of Denver), Fort Wayne (Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne), IUPUI (Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis), North Dakota State University, Omaha (University of Nebraska Omaha), Oral Roberts University, the University of South Dakota, South Dakota State University and Western Illinois University. Previously known as the Mid-Continent Conference, The Summit League rebranded in 2007 and has since produced eight NCAA Champions along with over 75 Academic All-Americans, 65 All-America selections and numerous former student-athletes competing at the highest professional level. In 2014-15, The Summit League ranked first for NCAA Graduation Success Rate in women's basketball and second in baseball. For more information about the league and to "See The Summit", visit www.thesummitleague.org website, follow The Summit League on Twitter @thesummitleague and watch the weekly "Inside The Summit League" show at www.thesummitleague.org/itsl.