Mizzou's Jace Long Ranked Among NCAA Golf's Top 50
COLUMBIA -- Missouri senior golfer Jace Long is ranked among Golf World's Top 50 collegiate stars heading into the 2012-13 campaign.
Winner of eight career events including this year's season opener, the Dixon, Missouri, native has enjoyed a fantastic collegiate tenure, highlighted by the 2011 NCAA Regional title en route to competing in the 2011 NCAA Championships.
Last week Long led Missouri to the team title at the Turning Stone Tiger Intercollegiate in Verona, N.Y., where he fired rounds of 66-66-69 to win by 10 shots. It was Long's first victory in four tries in Verona and his 54-hole total of 201 shattered the tournament record. The previous best was 208.
Mizzou returns to action September 16-18 at the Golfweek Conference Challenge in Burlington, Iowa.