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Sophomore Buckeye posts third Top 10 finish of the season
 
COLUMBUS, Ohio Sophomore Bo Hoag recorded his third Top 10 finish of the season by placing eighth as the Ohio State men’s golf team wrapped up the Rio Pinar Invitational 13th out of 21 teams Tuesday in Orlando, Fla. The Buckeyes closed out the 54-hole event with a team score of 304 for a total of 891 (+27) on the par 72, 6,978-yard Rio Pinar Golf and Country Club.

Tournament host Central Florida won with a score of 13-under 851 and was the only team to finish under par.

Hoag closed the two-day event with a round of 1-over 73. The Upper Arlington, Ohio, native finished under par by a stroke with a sum of 215.

Senior tri-captain Vaughn Snyder tied for 35th at 5-over 221 after finishing with a score of 77. Fellow tri-captain Brad Wright carded a 76 en route to tying for 64th at 226.

Rounding out the Buckeyes were sophomores Michael Cress and Brad Smith. Both had final rounds of 78 as Cress tied for 92nd with a score of 232 while Smith was six strokes back to tie for 105th.

Ohio State will next tee off at the General Jim Hackler Championship, March 8-9 in Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Rio Pinar Invitational Final
Rio Pinar Golf and Country Club, Orlando, Fla.
Par 72, 6,978 yards

 Team Standings Scores 1. UCF 294-277-280851 (-13) 2. Texas-Arlington 290-287-288865 (+1) 3. Louisville 283-292-295870 (+6) T-4. Augusta State 293-288-290871 (+7) T-4. Vanderbilt 287-290-294871 (+7) T-4. Mississippi  291-293-287871 (+7) 7. Mercer 293-292-288873 (+9) T-8. Kentucky 296-297-286879 (+15) T-8. Baylor  297-289-293879 (+15) 10. South Alabama 301-287-295 883 (+19) 11. EastCarolina   298-297-289884 (+20) 12.Wichita State  293-299-297889 (+25) 13.Ohio State  291-296-304 891(+27) 14. Iowa State  301-300-292893(+29) 15. VCU  299-302-297898 (+34) 16.Southern Mississippi  302-299-298899 (+35) T-17.UNC Greensboro  301-298-301900 (+36) T-17.Memphis  302-301-297900 (+36) 19. South Florida 307-305-291903 (+39) 20. Akron 309-298-300907 (+43) 21. Connecticut 303-306-308917 (+53)   Ohio State Results Scores 8. Bo Hoag 72-70-73215 (-1) T-35. Vaughn Snyder 69-75-77221 (+5) T-64. Brad Wright 75-75-76226 (+10) T-92. Michael Cress  75-79-78232 (+16) T-105. Brad Smith 84-76-78238 (+22)