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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (UCA) - Sophomore James Newton tied for medalist honors Tuesday and helped the University of Central Arkansas Bears win the UMKC Bill Ross Intercollegiate at Milburn Golf and Country Club.
Newton, from Macclesfield, England, shot 67-75-69 for a 5-under 211, tying Oklahoma Christian's Alasdair Dalgliesh for medalist honors. UCA junior Pep Angles tied for third overall at 73-68-72_213. Freshman James Steven shot 74-74-75_223 and tied for 19th, while senior Richard Farmer tied for 38th (75-73-78_226). Sophomore Jacob Oaks finished 77th (83-80-77_240).
UCA finished with a three-round total of 872, edging Oklahoma Christian by a stroke. Lousiana-Monroe was third (882), followed by Denver (883), Wichita State (889), UMKC (891), Northern Iowa (893), Arkansas State (894), Missouri State (897), Oral Roberts (901), Air Force (904), SIU-Edwardsville (906), Drake (908), Creighton (913) and Western Illinois (919).