The bag of Texas' Steven Chervony sits on the 17th fairway during the NCAA men's golf regional at UT Golf Club, Monday, May 15, 2017. (Stephen Spillman / for American-Statesman)

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Longhorns golf team beats K-State at Big 12 Match Play

Posted October 13th, 2018

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The Longhorns golf team took three wins to top Kansas State 3-2-1 at the Big 12 Match Play Tournament in Houston Saturday.

Pierceson Coody, Parker Coody and Steven Chervony each won while Spencer Soosman finished all square.

Chervony defeated Roland Massimino 4 and 2 while Pierceson Coody won 4 and 2 over Will Hopkins and Parker Coody won 3 and 2 over Ben Fernandez.

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Texas will next face Oklahoma at 8 a.m. Sunday. The top team in Pool A will face the top team of Pool B for the championship in the afternoon.

Cole Hammer won twice to lead Texas Friday.

Hammer topped Ryan Grider of Baylor 1 up before defeating Frank Lindwall of Iowa State 3 and 2.

Despite Hammer’s win over Grider, Baylor won the morning match 3-1-2. Soosman and Pierceson Coody managed to finish the match all square, but three other Longhorns lost.

The Longhorns took the afternoon match against Iowa State, 3-2-1. Parker Coody beat Ricky Costello 2 up while Drew Jones topped Jackson Kalz 3 and 2. Pierceson Coody finished his match all square.

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