Hinds Golf Competes, Lands Several Top Finishes in District Preview Tournament

Hinds Golf Competes, Lands Several Top Finishes in District Preview Tournament

AMORY- The Hinds Community College men's golf team competed in the second of their fall events on October 1 and 2 in Amory at the Ackia Golf Club in the NJCAA District D Preview tournament.

The men's golf team had five competitors who put the Hinds golf team in 5th place in the two-day event with 3 of the team members finishing in the top 20 golfers at the tournament. Freshman Parker Rodgers (Canton) was the top finisher for the Eagles golf team finishing in 8th with a day one score of 77 and shooting a 71 on day two. Freshman Ryan Bell (Brandon) finished at 12th in the event with scores of 76 and 74. Following Bell and Rodgers was sophomore Sean Trussell (Brandon) who placed 19th in the District D Preview with scores of 77 and 79.

The Hinds golf team will next play in the Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College (MGCCC) Fall Invitational in Gulfport at Windance Community College on October 29 and 30. To follow the men's golf team in their endeavors, continue to check in to the Hinds athletics website or follow the Hinds sports Twitter @HindsCCSports.