Owls advance to match play before falling to UAB
Rice is in third; Meissner holds a three shot lead at six-under par
The senior fired a four-under 68
The Owls begin play tomorrow at 8:40 a.m.
2018 Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll
Participated in nine tournaments ... played as part of the team in six tournaments ... averaged 75.59 strokes per round ... earned two top 20 finishes ... had eight rounds of par or better, good for third on the squad ... saw first career action at the Sam Hall Intercollegiate, tying for 51st-place ... recorded a season-best 68 in the first round of the Querencia Cabo Intercollegiate ... was the team's top finisher at the Lone Star Invitational, tying for 13th-place while setting season-best marks in 36-hole (145) and 54-hole (217) scores ... had his best finish of the season at the Ryman Hospitality Intercollegiate, tying for 12th-place.
East Leake Academy
Averaged 73.16 strokes as a senior season... won the Carris Trophy, the English Boys Under 16 Championship...finished runner-up at the 2015 Regional Notts Men's Match Play and the 2014 Regional Midlands Under 21 championships...took home third-place at the 2015 Scottish under 16 Boys Championship...was selected by England's national team to participate in the under 16 championships against Wales, Scotland and Ireland in 2014 and 2015, as well as the England Boys Elite under 18 team in 2015 and 2016.
Full Name: Jake Thomas Benson...son of Pete and Lynda Benson...Rice Major: Undeclared (Social Sciences Division).
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