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Gamecocks Drop Match to Ole Miss, 3-2
Gamecocks Drop Match to Ole Miss, 3-2
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Gamecocks Drop Match to Ole Miss, 3-2

Came down to the wire with Hugo Townsend winning the final two holes to give the Rebels the winning point

VESTAVIA HILLS, Ala. – South Carolina fell 3-2 on the final day of SEC Match Play on Tuesday at Old Overton Club. The Rebels put the first two points and the board and the Gamecocks answered with wins in the next two matches to tie things at, 2-2.

Hugo Townsend won the final two holes over redshirt senior Lansdon Robbins to win 1-up and secure the decisive third team point.

Carolina got wins from junior Rafe Reynolds and sophomore Nathan Franks. Reynolds won 3&2 and did not trail for the final 11 holes. Franks won 2&1 and led his match for 15 of the 17 holes played.

The Gamecocks will be back in action Oct. 23-25 at the Isleworth Collegiate in Windermere, Fla.

2022 SEC Match Play vs. Ole Miss

Jack Gnam (Ole Miss) defeats Evans Lewis (SC), 3&2

Tom Fischer (Ole Miss) defeats Gene Zeigler (SC), 3&2

Rafe Reynolds (SC) defeats Sarut Vongchaisit (Ole Miss), 3&2

Nathan Franks (SC) defeats Cameron Tankersley (Ole Miss), 2&1

Hugo Townsend (Ole Miss) defeats Lansdon Robbins (SC), 1-up

Ole Miss wins over South Carolina, 3-2

2022 SEC Match Play Leaderboard

1. No. 1 Vanderbilt – 801 (-39)

2. No. 12 Tennessee – 805 (-35)

3. No. 13 Auburn – 807 (-33)

4. No. 17 Texas A&M – 819 (-21)

5. No. 32 Alabama – 820 (-20)

6. No. 16 Georgia – 821 (-19)

7. Mississippi State – 823 (-17)

T8. No. 23 Ole Miss – 829 (-11)

T8. No. 21 LSU – 829 (-11)

10. No. 3 Florida – 831 (-9)

11. No. 33 South Carolina – 835 (-5)

12. No. 14 Arkansas – 841 (+1)

13. No. 41 Missouri – 844 (+4)

14. Kentucky – 850 (+10)

* – rankings via Bushnell/Golfweek Coaches Poll (Sept. 9)

2022 SEC Match Play Gamecock Leaderboard

T23. Evans Lewis – 207 (-3)

T36. Nathans Franks – 209 (-1)

T41. Lansdon Robbins – 211 (+1)

T61. Rafe Reynolds – 217 (+7)

65. Gene Zeigler – 218 (+8)

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