Spencer Soosman of UT plays his shot on the second hole at the NCAA Austin Regional golf tournament at the University of Texas Golf Club on Tuesday May 14, 2019. [JAY JANNER/AMERICAN-STATESMAN]


Texas men’s golf team wins The Prestige, Soosman takes third place

Posted February 20th, 2020


The Texas men’s golf team shot 832 overall to win The Prestige title at the Greg Norman Course at PGA West in La Quinta, Calif., on Wednesday.

The No. 7 Longhorns shot 278 in the final round to finish 20 under par overall, six strokes ahead of top-ranked Pepperdine.

Spencer Soosman led Texas, finishing in third place after shooting a 65 in the final round. His total of 204 was 9 under par for the tournament.


Pierceson Coody tied for sixth place with his 5-under-par, 208. He finished the tournament with back-to-back 69s.

Travis Vick and Cole Hammer tied for 21st with a total of 212. Hammer shot 71 to finish the tournament while Vick carded a 74 on the last day.

Parker Coody rounded out the Longhorns’ squad with a 31st place finish. He shot 73 in the final round to follow up a second-round 69.

Leo Oyo of San Diego State took medalist honors, shooting in the 60s for every round. He finished with an 11-under-par 202.

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