Eagles’ Andrews misses cut at NAIA Nationals after 3rd round

College Golf

Matt Andrews, Embry-Riddle Golf

Matt Andrews, Embry-Riddle Golf

SILVIS, Illinois – Embry-Riddle senior golfer Matt Andrews missed the final cut at the four-round NAIA National Championships Thursday night at TPC Deere Run, falling 14 spots and into a five-way tie for 68th after firing a 75 (+4) in the third round.

Andrews ended the tournament at +9 overall (76-71-75 – 222). He finished 19 strokes back of front-runner S.M. Lee of Dalton State, who owned a –10 (69-68-66 – 203) at the end of the third round and is one of 94 golfers (includes qualifying teams and individuals) who advanced to Friday’s final round.

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