Tech Finishes Fourth at Matlock Collegiate Classic
    Krusoe finishes 7th to lead Hokies
    March 6, 2001

    LAKELAND, Fla. - Virginia Tech opened the spring season in strong form, shooting a final round 309 to finish fourth in the Matlock Collegiate Classic at the Grasslands Golf Club in Lakeland, Fla. The Hokies shot a 313-307-309=929.

    Two Hokies recorded top-10 finishes. Brian Krusoe led the Hokies with a 79-71-80=230 and finished tied for seventh place. Johnson Wagner tied for 10th with a 78-75-78=231 and Chris McKeel shot a 79-79-76=234 for a tie for 21st place. Ryan Stinnett shot 77-84-75=236 and finished in a tie for 27th place and Brendon de Jonge was tied for 54th place with an 81-82-80=243.

    Host Florida Southern won the 18-team event with a 903, 13 strokes better than Alabama, which finished second with a 916. Stanford was third, shooting 919. Tech completed the second round in the morning before playing the final round.

    The Hokies compete in the Ironwood Intercollegiate on March 11-13 at the Ironwood Golf Club in Greenville, N.C.

    FINAL TEAM RESULTS
    1.	Florida Southern	300-300-303=903
    2.	Alabama	300-302-314=916
    3.	Stanford	298-311-310=919
    4.	VIRGINIA TECH	313-307-309=929
    5.	Mississippi	311-308-311=930
    	Georgia Southern	307-318-305=930
    7.	Ohio State	307-313-311=931
    8.	Old Dominion	313-307-315=935
    9.	Memphis	319-314-314=947
    10.	Furman	321-310-324=955
    11.	Richmond	318-322-318=958
    12.	Mississippi State	316-328-317=961
    13.	Kentucky	327-320-317=964
    14.	Wofford	320-327-325=972
    	Valdosta State	319-331-329=972
    16.	Illinois	324-331-329=984
    17.	Temple	337-333-322=992
    DNF	Middle Tennessee State	334-329-DNF
    
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