Angles medalist at Louisiana tourney

CHOUDRANT, La. — University of Central Arkansas junior Pep Angles won medalist honors Tuesday at the Louisiana Tech Argent Financial Classic at a cold and windy Squire Creek Country Club.

Angles, from Barcelona, Spain, followed up his 2-under 70 on Monday with an even-par 72 for a 142 total that topped Sam Houston State’s Albert Miner by one stroke. Angles’ finish led UCA to an eighth-place finish overall at 309-299-608.

Sophomore James Newton shot 74-73-147 and tied for ninth overall. Freshman James Steven tied for 30th at 78-74-152, while senior Richard Farmer finished 72nd (89-80-169) and freshman Ben Taylor was 73rd (87-85-172).

North Texas (586) edged host Louisiana Tech (588) for first place overall. Sam Houston State was third (594), followed by Southeastern Louisiana (597), Louisiana-Lafayette (598), Texas State (599), Louisiana-Monroe (603), UCA (608), New Orleans (620), UALR and Rice (624), Arkansas State (625) and Missouri State (638).


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