KANNAPOLIS — Kennesaw States Jimmy Beck rediscovered his putting game at the right time, using it to win the individual title Sunday at the 16th-annual Irish Creek Collegiate mens golf tournament.
Beck shot a 3-under-par 68 Sunday at The Club at Irish Creeks par-71 course. He finished with a three-round total of 8-under 205, one shot ahead of Charlottes Franco Castro.
North Carolina edged ACC rival N.C. State to win the team title for the third time. The Tar Heels finished 7-over-par 859, two ahead of the Wolfpack (861).
Kennesaw State and Charlotte tied for third at 866, with Davidson and UNC Wilmington tied for fifth at 869.
North Carolinas Michael McGowan finished third at 211, with Davidsons Richard Fountain the leader after Saturdays first two rounds finishing in a five-way tie for fourth with N.C. States Albin Choi, North Carolinas Andy Sajevic, UNC Wilmingtons Payne McLeod and Richmonds Daniel Walker (212).