UT Tyler men, women win golf tournament

Led by medalists Buddy Hallman and Laura Lindsey, the UT Tyler Patriots rolled to victories in the Al Jones Jr. Memorial Golf Tournament on Tuesday at The Cascades Golf Club. The Patriot men combined for a 577 (285-292) to win by 10 strokes over Washington & Lee University (296-291—587). Centenary College of Louisiana was third at 599 (2…

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