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KU FRESHMAN WINS PLAYOFF

October 2, 1991

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Tom Sims, a Kansas freshman from Goddard, defeated Iowa State's Jamie Hogan on the first hole of a playoff Tuesday to capture medalist honors at the Kansas Fall Invitational at Alvamar.

Sims' victory also helped the Kansas Blue team claim team honors in the 54-hole tournament that attracted 15 teams.

Sims, playing in his first college tournament, fired a closing round 66 to go with his opening round totals of 73-73146, four strokes under par.

Kansas' Blue team led the invitational from start to finish, shooting 290 in the final round and an 880 for the tournament to finish eight strokes ahead of Iowa State.

Team scores: Kansas Blue 880, Iowa State 888, Wisconsin 890, Kent State 892, Iowa 899, Illinois 908, Nebraska 917, Memphis State 917, Kansas Crimson 918, Northwestern 922, Missouri 924, Southwest Missouri State 931, Kansas State 938, Illinois State 940, Wichita State 943.

Leading finishers: 1. Tom Sims, KU, 73-73-66 212. 2. Jamie Hogan, Iowa State, 71-71-70 212. 3. (tie) Ron Wuensche, Wis., 77-72-68 217; Rolly Hurst, SW Mo., 75-68-74 217. 5. Eric Frichette, Kent State, 71-74-75 220. 6. Brad Klapprott, Iowa, 74-72-75 221. 7. (tie) Rich Balla, Iowa State, 76-75-71 222; Jon Frommelt, Iowa, 73-72-77 222. 9. (tie) Matt Gogel, KU, 73-76-74 223; Kirk Wieland, Wis., 75-80-68 223; Brian Tisdelle, Kent State, 77-71-75 223; Ben Bruce, Illinois, 77-74-72 223; Steve Sowers, Missouri, 74-72-77 223.

Kansas Blue scores 1. Tom Sims, 73-73-66 212. 9. (tie) Matt Gogel, 73-76-74 223. 24. (tie) Brad Bruno, 75-74-78 227; Casey Brozek, 72-74-81 227. 28. (tie) Jeff Moeller, 80-76-72 228.

Kansas Crimson scores 30. (tie) Tyler Shelton, 77-80-72 229. 34. (tie) John Hess, 72-77-81 230. 39. (tie) Jim Young, 77-80-74 231. 51. (tie) Aaron Sheaks, 74-84-79 237. 63. (tie) Tim Sadiq, 85-75-82 242.

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