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Herd golfers finish second in No. Carolina tournament

Mar. 07, 2013 @ 12:00 AM

HUNTINGTON -- Nathan Kerns led the Marshall University men's golf team to a runner-up finish at the 11-team Davidson College Invitational.

Davidson won the 36-hole tournament at River Run Country Club with a 20-over-par total of 596. Marshall shot 600.

Sam Echikson from the Davidson Wildcats took medalist honors with a 72 in the final round Tuesday and a 1-over total of 145.

Kerns tied for third place with rounds of 71 and 76 for a 3-over 147.

Other Thundering Herd players were Brian Anania 73 -- 150, Jeremy Rogers 77 -- 150, Logan Lagodich 76 -- 152 and Jake Miller 81 -- 166.

Marshall's next event is the Pinehurst Intercollegiate beginning Sunday in Pinehurts, N.C.



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